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Two Killed in Madera Head-On Collision

Two people were killed in a Madera head-on collision on the afternoon of April 14, 2019. The incident occurred shortly before 4:30 p.m. along Avenue 12 in the vicinity of Avenue 34 1/2. Officials said a black Audi was traveling eastbound when, for unknown reasons, veered into oncoming traffic in the westbound lane and crashed into a Toyota 4-Runner. One of the five occupants in the Toyota was airlifted to the hospital, while three others were transported by ambulance. Sadly, one passenger in the Toyota passed away at the scene as well as the motorist of the Audi. Authorities have identified the decedents as a 17-year-old boy and 11-year-old boy, both residents of Madera. I would like to send my heartfelt thoughts and prayers to those mourning the loss of their loved one during this difficult time.

Madera Car Accident Fatality

A Madera car accident fatality occurred on the night of February 1 along Avenue 12 near Road 25. A 76-year-old man was driving a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu westbound along Avenue 12, approaching the intersection. A driver of a Chevrolet Impala was traveling east along Avenue 12 when she made a sudden left turn at the intersection and struck the Chevrolet Malibu. Medical personnel responding to the scene transported the Chevrolet Impala driver to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Sadly, an 81-year-old passenger in the Chevrolet Malibu was pronounced deceased at the scene. His identity has been withheld by officials due to pending family notification of family members. I would like to send my thoughts and prayers to those who have lost someone they love in this devastating accident.

Madera County Fatality Crash

A Madera County fatality crash occurred on the morning of January 10 along Highway 41 just south of Yosemite Lakes. A woman was driving a 2008 Chevrolet along the highway when traffic ahead of her began to slow. The woman applied her brakes but, for unknown reasons, she lost control of her vehicle and entered the oncoming traffic lane. The right side of the Chevrolet collided with the front of a 2017 Ford driven by a 35-year-old Coarsegold woman. The impact of the collision caused the Chevrolet to overturn and come to a stop along the southbound lane. Medical personnel responding to the scene transported the Coarsegold woman and her 16-year-old passenger to a local hospital for treatment of injuries described as minor and moderate. Sadly, the Chevrolet driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. Officials have identified the decedent as 44-year-old Ma Duarte of Madera. Our thoughts and prayers are with the friends and family of Ms. Duarte in their time of loss and sorrow.

Madera Major Injury Pedestrian Accident

A pedestrian accident in rural Madera County left a boy injured on December 3, 2018. The incident occurred at approximately 6:30  in the morning along Road 25 in the vicinity of Avenue 9 1/2, just southwest of Madera. A 23-year-old Madera resident was driving his van southbound along Road 25 when his vehicle struck a puddle, hydroplaned and veered off the roadway. The van reportedly crossed both traffic lanes and collided with a 17-year-old boy, who was waiting for the school bus at the time. The impact of the collision allegedly propelled the child approximately 100 feet, causing him to suffer serious lower body injuries, including internal trauma and bone fractures. The boy was transported via air ambulance to a hospital in Fresno for treatment. An update regarding his condition has not yet been released by officials.

Car Accident Madera Ca

Madera County Crash Fatally Injures Two — On September 20, 2018, a head-on collision in Madera County claimed the lives of two parties and left two others with critical injuries. The accident occurred at approximately 6:00 in the evening along Avenue 9 in the vicinity of Road 40. A 45-year-old Fresno man was driving his 1993 Acura Legend sedan eastbound along Avenue 9 when his vehicle veered into the oncoming traffic lane and collided with a westbound Suzuki SUV. Medical personnel responding to the scene transported the Acura driver and a 1-year-old female passenger of the Suzuki to an area hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Unfortunately, the Suzuki driver and their front-seat passenger were both pronounced deceased at the scene. Officials have identified the victims as 24-year-old Jessica Myers and 26-year-old Frankie Jose Rodriguez, both of Chowchilla.

I would like to extend my sincere sympathy and condolences to the friends and family of the two parties who lost their lives in this devastating accident.

Accident Kills Two Near Madera County

Accident Kills Two Near Madera County

Accident Kills Two Near Madera County — A head-on collision in Madera County claimed the lives of two Oakhurst residents on September 7, 2018. Shortly after 10:30 in the morning, a driver of a 2013 Ford Fusion was traveling eastbound along Highway 145 when the motorist veered over the double yellow line and entered the oncoming traffic lane to pass a slower moving vehicle. The Ford driver reportedly entered the direct path of a westbound Hyundai Accent, which resulted in a severe head-on collision. The impact of the accident caused the Hyundai to ignite, sparking a small grass fire in the area that was extinguished quickly by emergency personnel. Medical responders transported the two adolescent passengers of the Ford to an area hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Unfortunately, the Hyundai driver and another passenger of the Ford were pronounced deceased at the scene. The victims have been identified by officials as 51-year-old Karrie Lynn Peterson and 53-year-old Heidi Lynn Vanzeyl, both of Oakhurst.

Madera County Accident Statistics 2016

Madera County Accident Statistics 2016

I’m Ed Smith, a Madera car accident lawyer. Madera County is located at the geographic center of California. Over 155,000 residents consider this county home. What many do not know about this county is accidents tend to take place here frequently.

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Get to Know Your Neighbors During National Night Out in Madera

I’m Ed Smith, a Madera car accident lawyer. The 2017 National Night Out celebration is scheduled for August 1 and August 3, which is fun for the entire family and promotes togetherness as a community. It is my hope that everyone will have a good time and stay safe when driving.