3 Injured in Firebaugh Crash at Avenue 7 1/2 and Road 6
FIREBAUGH (August 7, 2018) – Three were hospitalized after a traffic collision at the intersection of Avenue 7 1/2 and Road 6 on Monday afternoon, according to a California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
CHP first logged the incident at 3:32 p.m.
As per the report, a black 2018 Chervrolet Malibu, a sedan and possibly a third vehicle collided for an unknown reason on Avenue 7 1/2 at Road 6. One of the cars involved went off the roadway into a cotton field in the area as a result of the crash.
Car Crash at Avenue 7 1/2 and Road 6, Monday
Fire department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to a total of three people who were hurt following the wreck.
All three patients were then taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries. Their names were not immediately disclosed.
Meanwhile, authorities are still gathering more information and evidence to determine the liability in the accident.
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A forensic examination of the three vehicles, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators determine which party ultimately caused the accident. Authorities will thoroughly look into the speed of each driver, whether or not alcohol or drugs played a role, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with the cars, and whether or not one of the drivers involved was distracted or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicles, such as point of impact, their final resting positions, skid marks, and gouge marks.
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 hurt in an auto accident and you are unsure of what steps to take, contact our experienced Fresno County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and bring our expertise to our case. Give us a call for a free consultation at 855-703-4186.
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