5 Hospitalized after Crash in Fresno County near Fowler
FRESNO, Calif. (July 18, 2019) — Simron Kaur Sodhi, 17, and her passengers Jaswinder Kaur, 53, and Naranjan Kaur, 78, all of Sanger, were severely injured in a head-on collision Wednesday night at Minnewawa and Lincoln Avenues.
Two others including Robert Romero Jr., 27, of San Joaquin, were also injured in the crash, but Romero was later arrested on suspicion of DUI, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Police say that Romero and his passenger were riding in a white 2015 Subaru northbound on Minnewawa Avenue. When the Subaru reached the curve in the roadway that turns into Lincoln Avenue, the car drifted into the path of a gray 2013 Honda occupied by the three women named above. The two vehicles collided head-on, leaving all three occupants of the Honda with major injuries.
Romero suffered moderate injuries, but his 22-year-old passenger Saul R. Hernandez of Tranquillity, had major injuries.
Paramedics rushed all five people to Community Regional Medical Center for treatment. Meanwhile, police arrested Romero on suspicion of DUI and he could face additional charges.
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