1 Hospitalized in Fresno County Accident on Chestnut and Muscat Avenue
FRESNO COUNTY, CA (May 12, 2021) – Tuesday afternoon, a woman suffered injuries after a rollover crash on Chestnut and Muscat Avenue.
According to California Highway Patrol, the incident occurred at around 2:00 p.m. Moreover, it happened in the area of South Chestnut Avenue and East Muscat Avenue.
In an attempt to avoid a collision with a northbound Kia sedan that turned left, a southbound GMC Envoy swerved right onto Chesnut Avenue. The incident happened at the intersection with Muscat Avenue.
Afterward, the GMC went off the road and crashed into a chain-link fence, before rolling over.
Furthermore, the force of the accident ejected a woman from the vehicle. The authorities confirmed that the woman failed to wear a seat belt.
Meanwhile, responders transported the woman to Community Regional Medical Center with major injuries, CHP spokesman Mike Salas said.
Moreover, authorities confirmed that a boy and a girl inside the GMC sustained no injuries. Both were wearing seatbelts.
Also, the KIA driver remained at the scene to cooperate with the authorities.
Driving can be very dangerous and almost anything can happen if you are not prepared. Thus, it is important to slow down if you see traffic stalling ahead to avoid hitting other vehicles.
Suffering Injuries in Fresno County Crash
It is inconvenient, to say the least, to suffer injuries in a California accident.
Thus, the most valuable step you can take in response to a rollover crash is hiring a personal injury attorney.
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