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Man Injured in Fresno Motorcycle Accident

A man was injured in a Fresno motorcycle accident on the morning of April 20, 2019. The incident occurred along the off-ramp to Fresno Street of southbound Highway 99 near downtown Fresno. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) said a man was riding a Yamaha motorcycle along the highway when he crashed into the rear of a Mercedes-Benz, propelling him over the vehicle. Officials said the man was transported to a local hospital and was listed in moderate condition. He was reported to have suffered a possible forefoot fracture and abrasions to his body from the crash.

Man Critically Injured in Fresno Pedestrian Accident

A man was critically injured in a Fresno pedestrian accident that occurred during the early morning hours of April 15, 2019. The incident happened at approximately 12:30 a.m. in the area of Cedar Avenue and California Avenue. Officials said a man was struck by an unidentified vehicle and was transported to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Authorities last reported he was listed in critical condition, but they believe he is expected to survive.

Pedestrian Injured in Fresno Hit and Run Accident

A pedestrian was injured in a Fresno hit and run accident on the early morning of April 15, 2019. The incident occurred around 2:00 a.m. along Belmont Avenue in the vicinity of Highway 99. Officials said a woman was walking west along Belmont Avenue when she was hit by a dark SUV. The motorist of the SUV reportedly continued driving west along Belmont Avenue. The woman was transported to the hospital after the pedestrian accident and was last reported to be in critical but stable condition.

Man Killed in Fresno County Pedestrian Accident

A man was killed in a Fresno County pedestrian accident on the night of April 13, 2019. The incident occurred shortly before 10:00 p.m. near De Wolf Avenue and Nebraska Avenue in Selma. A man was walking along the roadway when he was struck by an oncoming vehicle, whose driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with authorities. The pedestrian was transported to the hospital where he was later declared deceased. His identity has been withheld pending notification of his family members. I would like to take this time to extend my heartfelt sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased while they are grieving through this tragic loss.

Three Injured in Fresno County DUI Crash

Three people were injured in a Fresno County DUI crash on the night of April 7, 2019. The incident occurred shortly before 10:30 p.m. along East Olive Avenue in the vicinity of North Fancher Avenue. A 27-year-old Orange Cove man was driving a 2011 Nissan eastbound along Olive Avenue at a high rate of speed approaching the intersection, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The Nissan driver reportedly failed to stop at a stop sign, lost control and collided with a large tree and metal fence. The impact of the collision propelled the motorist from the vehicle and pinned a passenger inside the car. Both parties were transported to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries. A 6-year-old boy who was also riding in the vehicle at the time of the car wreck was also hospitalized with minor injuries. Moreover, alcohol is suspected as a factor in the collision which remains under investigation by CHP.

Fresno Pedestrian Accident Kills Man in Wheelchair

A man in a wheelchair was killed in a pedestrian accident near central Fresno on the morning of April 1, 2019. The incident occurred shortly before 6:00 a.m. along Cedar Avenue in the vicinity of Fountain Way. Police reported that the man was struck in a dark area of the road. The motorist stayed after the crash and has been cooperating with investigators. The intersection was closed down for several hours as officials reconstructed the collision scene and collected evidence. The man was taken to the hospital where he later passed away. Officials have identified the decedent as 65-year-old Hubert Mullins of Fresno. I would like to send my thoughts and prayers to those mourning the loss of their loved one during this difficult time.

Ten Injured in Fresno Bus Accident

Ten people were injured in a bus accident near Fresno on March 24, 2019. The incident occurred at approximately 9:30 in the morning along the southbound lanes of Highway 99 near the Highway 180 interchange. The driver of a Greyhound bus reportedly lost control and collided with a guardrail. Of the 35 passengers on board, 10 complained of pain, and one was hospitalized for their injuries. An update regarding the conditions of those injured has not yet been released by authorities.

Leg Injuries Reported in Fresno Pedestrian Accident

A pedestrian was hospitalized for severe leg injuries after being pinned against a light pole by a pickup truck in Fresno on March 18, 2019. The pedestrian accident occurred shortly before 9:00 p.m. at the intersection of Olive Avenue and Blackstone Avenue. Officers from the Fresno Police Department witnessed a pickup truck traveling east along Olive Avenue, swerved and struck a light pole at the intersection. Officers found a pedestrian with both of his legs pinned between the pole and the vehicle. Emergency personnel was contacted to the scene to free the man. He was transported to a local hospital and was reported to be in stable condition.

DUI Suspected in Fresno County Accident

A wrong-way driver was arrested on the night of March 9 after reportedly crashing his vehicle into three others along Highway 180 and attempting to flee the scene. At approximately 8:30 p.m., the motorist was allegedly driving under the influence when he veered over the center median and drove westbound along the eastbound lanes of the highway near Academy Avenue. After striking three oncoming cars, the driver fled the scene. However, officers from the California Highway Patrol (CHP) were able to catch up with the suspect a mile away. The driver, identified as a man in his 30s, was arrested and booked into the Fresno County Jail on suspicion of felony hit and run and felony DUI. People in the other cars hit by the man suffered moderate injuries. It is unknown whether these parties were hospitalized for their injuries.

Critical Injury Rollover Accident in Fresno

A critical injury rollover accident occurred along Ashlan Avenue and Bond Street in Fresno on March 8, when a single vehicle collided with a fire hydrant. The impact of the collision caused the car to roll several times before coming to a stop next to a church along the southeast corner. Firefighters were called to the scene to use hydraulic tools to extricate two men out of the mangled vehicle. Both parties suffered serious injuries and were reported to be conscious but unresponsive before being transported to a local hospital for treatment. An update regarding their conditions has not yet been released by officials.