Two-Vehicle Crash at S Elm Avenue and E Lincoln Avenue
A traffic accident in Fresno left an infant seriously injured on Thursday afternoon.
The crash occurred on February 10th at 2:44 p.m. at the intersection of S Elm Avenue and E Lincoln Avenue.
According to CHP, an SUV along with another vehicle collided under unclear circumstances.
Both vehicles ended up blocking the intersection following the impact.
As a result, an infant who was traveling in one of the vehicles hit its head and started throwing up. Paramedics transported the baby to the hospital for treatment.
A tow truck was also needed to remove the SUV from the scene of the crash.
Investigators are actively working to determine fault for the collision.
Tips for after accident procedures:
- Always stop at the scene
- Call 911 if there are any injuries
- Get vehicle to safety if it is moveable, if it is not, put on hazards
- Exchange information with others involved and document everything
- Call 911 to report accident – they determine who was at fault
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.