Four Injured in Crash at North Brawley and West San Jose Avenues
A suspected impaired driver caused an accident in Fresno on Wednesday, June 1st.
The Fresno Police Department reported that the crash took place around 8:45 p.m. on North Brawley and West San Jose Avenues.
One of the drivers was speeding before colliding with at least three other vehicles.
As a result, three adults and a child suffered minor injuries and were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Investigators also discovered that one of the drivers may have been under the influence at the time of the accident.
Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.
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.