Truck, Car Collided at Road 208 and Avenue 176 in Tulare County
PORTERVILLE, Calif. (Oct. 5, 2018) — A major-injury collision was reported Friday morning at Road 208 and Avenue 176, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The crash involved a Chevrolet Cruze and a semi-tractor trailer truck. The CHP was called about 5:37 a.m. this morning and told a vehicle struck a pole. The Tulare County Fire Department was sent to the scene with police to help those involved.
It’s unknown what led to the crash, but a full investigation is underway and liability will be determined by police.
Tulare County Accident Lawyer
Police are piecing together evidence and speaking with those involved to determine who is at fault.
We offer our prayers to the injured in hopes of a full recovery.
There are many steps that should be taken following a collision to ensure your legal rights are protected, but this can vary depending on the circumstances.
An injured person should seek out immediate and ongoing medical care until they are completely better. If someone has died, a wrongful death claim may be pursued by surviving family members against those responsible and or their insurance company.
We hope you are able to get the help you need, but if you would like legal assistance, please call us at 855-703-4186 to request a free consultation.
Johnson Attorneys Group is a proud, long-time supporter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
CHP INCIDENT REPORT
Incident: 00051 Type: Trfc Collision-Major Inj Location: Road 208 / Avenue 176 Loc Desc: ROAD 208 AT AVE 176 Lat/Lon: 36.109213 -119.107523
7:15 AM 12  [Notification] [CHP]-Problem changed from 1179-Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt to 1180-Trfc Collision-Major Inj by CHP [Shared]
6:44 AM 11  A40-050 ETA F/ CRANES
6:12 AM 10  [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 CRANES TOWING 559-789-0585 **
6:11 AM 9  [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 WALLACE TOWING 559-784-0494 *** HD
6:10 AM 8  A40-010 1185 H D, 1 REG
5:59 AM 7  1039 TCSO FOR CO RDS
5:55 AM 6  A40-050 START CO RDS , WILL BE LONG TERM CLOSURE
5:49 AM 5  1039 EDISON WILL CALL BACK WITH ETA ORDER #51-71152
5:41 AM 4  TOT TUL CO FIRE
5:41 AM 3  GRY CHEV CRUZE VS SEMI TK
5:40 AM 2  1039 WALKER
5:37 AM 1  VEH VS POLE
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