2 Injured in Orange Cove Accident on Adams Avenue Tuesday
ORANGE COVE (August 7, 2018) – Two were injured, one seriously, after a traffic collision near Adams and Anchor avenues on Tuesday afternoon, according to California Highway Patrol dispatch team.
The accident was reported shortly before 2 p.m., just west of South Anchor Avenue.
CHP received a call about at least two vehicles which for an unknown reason collided head-on on Adams Avenue. One person appeared to have been ejected from their car as a result of the crash.
Car Accident Near Adams and Anchor Avenues in Orange Cove
Fire department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and attended to two people who were hurt following the wreck.
One patient, possibly a 20-year-old man, was airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center with major injuries. The second party sustained minor wounds.
Their names and condition at this time were not disclosed. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the incident.
Fresno County Personal Injury Lawyer
In this case, there are several questions that need to be resolved in order to determine the cause of the crash. Was the driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs a factor? Did excessive speed or distracted driving play a role? Who had the right of way? Did any of the drivers involved show recklessness or negligence 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 a victim of an auto accident and you believe another person is at fault, we encourage you to speak with our experienced Fresno County personal injury lawyer to help you. We will fight aggressively for your legal rights and bring our expertise to your case. Call us at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.