2 Injured in Exeter Crash at Avenue 264 and Road 204
EXETER (June 12, 2018) – Two were injured, one seriously, after a traffic collision in the area of Avenue 264 and Road 204 Tuesday afternoon, according to The Fresno Bee.
The accident involving a big rig took place at around 2:30 p.m.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol said 31-year-old Justin Torossian allegedly, apparently crossed over a double yellow line to pass a slower car.
The Exeter man then slammed into a Freightliner at the intersection of Avenue 264 and Road 204.
Car and Big Rig Crash at Avenue 264 and Road 204 in Exeter
CHP affirmed that Torossian was found unresponsive following the crash and was transported to Kaweah Delta Medical Center with major injuries.
The driver of the truck complained of pain and was also brought to Kaweah Delta for evaluation. The name of the big rig operator was not released.
Meanwhile, authorities are still investigating the incident.
Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the liability in the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Was the driver who crossed over the double yellow line and allegedly caused the collision reckless or negligent at some point?
Pending the results and findings of the investigation for this accident, the injured and not held responsible for causing the collision will possess the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party.
The claim will include the compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical needs, lost income, property damage and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, contact our experienced personal injury lawyer to help you. We will guide you every step of the way and bring our expertise to your case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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