1 Dead in Fresno Crash on Belmont Avenue
FRESNO, CA (August 25, 2020) – Friday morning, a man died in an accident on Belmont Avenue in northwest Fresno.
According to officers, a Buick failed to yield at a red light about 12:30 a.m. on Belmont Avenue and Palm Avenue.
When the authorities attempted to stop the driver, he fled north on Palm Avenue.
Afterward, officers located the Buick on fire near Palm Avenue and Ashlan Avenue. Officials added that the Buick collided with a Mitsubishi.
First responders freed the Buick driver and pulled him the vehicle to administer CPR. Unfortunately, he succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
“We did, however, discover that the suspect did have a firearm on his body. Again, we’re looking into that, still in the investigative stages to find out the reason for that,” CHP Officer Mike Salas revealed
The CHP added that the driver was a man in his mid-30s.
Meanwhile, the Mitsubishi driver sustained minor injuries in the collision.
Our hearts and sympathies are with the family of the victim during this difficult time.
Dealing With A Fatal Car Accident
Thousands of people across California die in traffic accidents every year.
While driving is essential for many to move about in their lives, it is one of the most dangerous activities performed daily.
As a driver, it is valuable to know what to do if you get involved in a multi-vehicle accident.
Mark Sweet, an experienced attorney at Sweet Lawyers, says that serious car accident cases may call for a separate investigation. An experienced lawyer can spearhead this investigation while fighting on behalf of the injured party.
“Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference,” explains Mark Sweet.
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