Fresno County, CA: Fatal Two-Vehicle Crash in Orange Grove
Fresno County, California (March 7, 2018): Authorities are conducting an investigation into a tragic two-vehicle crash in Orange Cove, CA early Monday evening, March 5, 2018, that left a woman dead and a child injured. The parties to the collision have not yet been identified and only limited information has been made publicly available while the investigation remains open.
Officials believe the crash happened around 5:00 p.m. when an eastbound green Toyota Corolla reportedly ran a stop sign and crashed into the side of a northbound service truck at the intersection of Park Boulevard and Hill Valley Road. The driver of the Corolla, a woman believed to be in her 20s or 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene. Her passenger, a young boy between the ages of 4 and 7, was transported to a hospital via airlift for treatment of critical injuries. No updates on his condition have been released. The driver of the service truck reportedly suffered minor injuries in the crash. No additional details have been provided at this time.
The Los Angeles Injury Group would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and loved ones of the deceased and we are praying for the recovery of the young child and of all of those injured or suffering as a result of this horrible tragedy.
Motor vehicle crashes have long been one of the leading causes of death and injury in the United States, and the devastation left in the aftermath is incalculable. It is important for all motorists to know their rights and responsibilities under the laws of their state and we encourage all accident victims to take advantage of any legal recourse that may be available.
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