1 Dead in Auto Accident on Ashlan Avenue and Sunnyside Avenue
FRESNO, CA (June 20, 2022) – Sunday night, a man died in a DUI car crash on Ashlan Avenue and Sunnyside Avenue.
The incident occurred at about 7:00 p.m. on Ashlan Avenue and Sunnyside Avenue in Tarpey Village Area. Moreover, the crash involved a car and a truck.
According to reports, the man drove a vehicle, along with his wife and two children.
Upon the officers’ arrival, they confirmed that the driver of the car sustained fatal injuries. Moreover, investigators declared the driver dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, the wife and the two children suffered injuries in the crash.
During the investigation, officers found out that the truck headed west on Ashlan Avenue. Then, it drove across the opposite lane of traffic and crashed head-on with the car.
After the crash, authorities arrested the 35-year-old male truck driver for felony DUI and booked him into the Fresno County Jail.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continue to investigate the crash.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family and community of the victim.
Moving Forward after a Tragic Loss in a Crash
The loss of a dear one in the DUI crash on Ashlan Avenue and Sunnyside Avenue is irreversible. Thus, it is in the best interest of you and your family to be aware of what to do next.
Those impacted must recognize they may have the authority to file a wrongful death suit. This may be the most beneficial step towards recovery.
Filing a claim will help alleviate the financial burden the death of a relative has generated.
“Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family the space to heal while ensuring that justice is brought to the deceased,” says Mark Sweet, of Sweet Lawyers.
If you lost someone you love in a similar Fresno auto accident, you do not have to face the aftermath alone. We strive for legal representation that encourages families to remain strong and find hope in their futures. Above all, we understand the gravity of the situation and want to help make this process as easy as possible. With our seasoned wrongful death lawyers, you will only need to tend to your well-being, while we focus on your legal claim. Furthermore, our attorneys will ensure that you and your family receive the justice and compensation you deserve. For more information, call us now for a free consultation at (800) 674 7852.