Woman, 29, Seriously Injured in Highway 41 Head-On Crash
FRESNO (May 6, 2018) – A woman was seriously injured after an alleged wrong-way crash along Highway 41 near Adams Avenue on Saturday night, according to The Fresno Bee.
The accident involving two vehicles took place at around 8:40 p.m., south of Easton.
As per the article, California Highway Patrol said for an unknown reason a 42-year-old man in a Nissan Altima was headed north on the southbound fast lane of Highway 41.
Suspected Wrong-Way Driver Killed
The Nissan ultimately collided head-on with a Honda CRV that was reportedly traveling in the right direction. The wrong-way motorist was pronounced dead at the scene.
CHP affirmed that the 29-year-old woman driving the Honda transported by ground ambulance to Community Regional Medical Center with major injuries to her chest, left leg and head.
The names of the deceased and wounded parties have not been yet released. The incident remains under investigation.
Personal Injury Lawyer
Based on the report, the operator of the Nissan is accused of driving the wrong way and ultimately causing a traffic collision that led to the injuries of the other driver involved. In such cases where negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor, the woman may be granted the right to pursue a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party pending the result of the investigation.
The claim will include a compensation for all the hospital bills, future medical expenses, lost income and pain and suffering.
If you, or your loved one, have been a victim in an auto collision caused by a negligent person, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and obtain the justice you deserve. Give us a call at 855-703-4186 for a free case consultation.
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