Israel Lara Killed in Sanger Crash at Highway 180, Several Hospitalized
Fresno County, CA (August 08, 2021)– On Saturday, Israel Lara, 60, died in a three-vehicle collision on Highway 180, while others sustained injuries.
The fatal Sanger crash took place at about 2:20 p.m. at the intersection of Oliver Avenue near Sanger.
Investigating officers said the decedent drove his Ford Escort southbound on Oliver Avenue. Then, his vehicle stopped at the intersection, directly into the path of a westbound vehicle on Highway 180.
Indeed, a white Hyundai Tucson driven by a man in 40s struck the Escort on the driver-side door.
Subsequently, a man in 30s driving a Ford Econoline van was unable to avoid the Hyundai and struck it.
Moreover, all of the three vehicles rested on Oliver Avenue’s northwest side, north of the highway.
Officers pronounced the Escort man, Mr. Lara, dead at the scene. The authorities withheld his identity pending family notification until Sunday.
Meanwhile, the rescue team took the occupants in the other two vehicles to a local hospital for suffering minor injuries.
The authorities are still investigating the deadly collision on Highway 180.
We at Sweet Lawyers would like to send our heartfelt sympathies to the loved ones of Israel Lara. Our thoughts are with you during this challenging time. We also wish for the speedy recovery of the others involved.
The Aftermath of a Collision on Highway 180
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