64-Year-Old Woman Killed in Traffic Collision
Felicia Madrid of Fresno died in a crash involving an SUV and a car on Monday afternoon.
The fatal accident occurred on November 6th at 1:00 p.m. at the intersection of Manning and Elm Avenue.
According to CHP, a group of suspected mail thieves in an SUV drove through a stop sign and crashed into Madrid’s car.
Both vehicles sustained major damage, and Madrid sadly died at the scene.
The occupants of the SUV were reportedly driving away from a mailbox theft.
The driver, Bretney Grosvener, was arrested on charges of felony vehicular manslaughter.
JT Legal Group sends our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Felicia Madrid.
Statistics have shown that approximately 70% of motor-vehicle accidents are a result of stop sign violations. These accidents often happen at an angle rather than head on and about one-third result in some sort of injury.
Although stop signs are in place to prevent accidents, unfortunately not everyone adheres. This is why it is essential to always pay attention and avoid any distractions on the road.
While you may not be at fault in an accident, you can still suffer physical and mental trauma, as well as financial hardships associated with the crash.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation and in the event of a death, families may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.