Antonio Colmenares Dead Following Fresno Big Rig Crash on Jensen Avenue
FRESNO, CA (December 9, 2020) – Tuesday night, Antonio Colmenares, 51, died in a big rig accident on Jensen Avenue and Valentine Avenue.
The fatal semi truck crash happened just after 8:00 p.m. According to the CHP, the scene was located on Jensen Avenue and Valentine Avenue.
Meanwhile, the CHP confirmed that a pickup truck was headed north on Valentine Avenue. However, the driver failed to yield at a red light and crashed with a westbound big rig.
As a result, the authorities declared the driver of the pickup truck, Mr. Colmenares, dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the big rig driver was uninjured.
Additionally, the authorities do not believe that alcohol or drugs played a role in the Fresno big rig crash.
Due to the limited information available, the deadly big rig crash remains under active investigation.
With heavy hearts, we at Sweet Lawyers send our thoughts and prayers to the family and community grieving the death of Antonio Colmenares.
What’s Next after a Fatal Semi Truck Crash
“Insurance companies will try to save money, even if it means not fully compensating a family for the wrongful death of a loved one. When a family retains an attorney immediately, it gives them time to grieve and heal, while their attorney works to build a strong case and hold the negligent party accountable,” says Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
If you’re looking for an expert that can ensure you the justice and compensation that your family deserves, turn to Sweet Lawyers. We have settled in many cases and have helped secure the future of many grieving victims. While the death of a relative is irreversible, we work hard to alleviate any financial tolls accrued in the aftermath. Call our offices today at (800) 674 7852 for a free consultation. For your convenience, you can also contact us 24/7 by email, online chat, and text message.