Fresno Bus Accident Injures Three
A bus accident in northeast Fresno on January 10 sent three parties to hospitals for treatment of traumatic injuries. The incident occurred shortly before 4:00 in the afternoon at the intersection of Cedar Avenue and Alluvial Avenue. The collision involved a Fresno Area Express (FAX) bus, Mercedes-Benz SUV, GMC Yukon, Acura TL, and a Chevrolet Traverse. Officials said the driver of a FAX bus was distracted by one of the four passengers on board and ran a red light, resulting in a multi-vehicle collision. One child and one adult on the FAX bus were taken to a local hospital for treatment. One of the other drivers involved in the crash was also transported to a hospital for treatment. An update regarding the conditions of those injured in the accident has not yet been released by officials.