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Maria Vasquez Car Crash Fresno Jensen and Temperance Avenues

Maria Vasquez Car Crash Fresno Jensen and Temperance Avenues

Maria Vasquez crash Fresno

Maria Vasquez, 63, Seriously Injured in Fresno Crash at Jensen and Temperance

FRESNO, CA (July 29, 2021) – A fatal crash seriously injured Maria Vasquez at Jensen and Temperance avenues in Fresno.

The California Highway Patrol identified the 63-year-old woman as the victim of the collision which occurred on Thursday afternoon.

The incident happened when Maria Vasquez was driving a Toyota Highlander south on Temperance Avenue in Fresno. At the same time, a Kia Forte was going west on Jensen Avenue.

Fresno police said Maria Vasquez was making a left turn onto eastbound Jensen when the Kia ran a red light. In the process, she broadsided the other car in the intersection.

Luke Emil Alpoonarian, 26, Killed in Car Crash

Maria Vasquez and the male driver of the Forte sustained major injuries as a result of the crash. Paramedics rushed them to the Community Regional Medical Center for treatment.

CHP affirmed that the man soon died. The coroner’s office named him as 26-year-old Fresno resident Luke Emil Alpoonarian.

The Fresno Bee and Your Central Valley wrote that the accident took place at about 4:08 p.m. The cause of the Fresno crash is still under investigation.

Meanwhile, officers forced the area of Jensen and Temperance avenues to shut down for hours following the wreck.


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