Three Struck by Vehicle in Fresno County on Manning Avenue
Investigators are working to piece together all of the details of a traffic accident in Fresno County last Monday.
Per reports, 17-year-old Madison Vasquez, her boyfriend Adrian Chavez, and his parents were driving on Manning Avenue when they came across a crashed truck.
They then stopped to help the individuals associated with the crash.
As they were going back to their vehicle, a Jeep passing by lost control due to wet roads and crashed into them.
Vasquez, Chavez, and one of the parents suffered injuries and were taken to a hospital.
Madison Vasquez is currently in critical condition at Community Regional Medical Center.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
The crash remains under investigation.
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
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation.
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.
Contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111 if you need legal assistance following an accident.