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Madera Man Killed in Head-On Collision

Officials in Fresno County reported that a Madera man was killed in a head-on collision on Sunday, June 19, 2022. The crash on Father’s Day took place on Sunnyside Avenue and Ashlan Avenue near the Tarpey Village area at approximately 7:00 p.m.

Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash on Melba Drive

Officials in Madera reported a fatal hit-and-run crash on Avenue 17 and Melba Drive on the night of Saturday, May 14, 2022. The traffic collision caused fatal injuries to at least one party and involved a Hyundai and a GMC truck, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Madera County Car Accident Fatality

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) confirmed one fatality after a car accident on Highway 99 in Madera County on Sunday, April 10, 2022. The traffic collision took place along southbound State Route 99 close to Avenue 18 at approximately 12:30 a.m.

Fatal Crash Reported on Road 21 in Madera County

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) reported a fatal crash on Road 21 and Avenue 7 in Madera County on the morning of June 10, 2021. The motor vehicle collision occurred around 5:00 a.m. and involved a Volvo sedan and a Dodge Caravan.

One Injured in Madera County Hit and Run Accident

One driver was injured after a hit and run accident in Madera County on the morning of January 1, 2019. The New Year’s crash occurred around 10:00 a.m. in the area of Road 600 and Highway 49 just outside Ahwahnee. A driver of a Honda reportedly failed to yield at a stop sign at Sunrise Drive and broadsided an oncoming Jeep, according to the California Highway Patrol (CHP). The impact propelled the Jeep off the roadway, causing it to overturn multiple times, and injuring the driver inside. Emergency personnel and police were called to the crash site. The driver of the Jeep was transported to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries. The driver of the Honda allegedly attempted to flee the scene on foot. However, deputies from the Madera County Sheriff’s Department and CHP later detained and arrested the Honda driver shortly after the car accident. It is not yet known whether the driver of the Honda is facing any charges related to this incident.

Woman Killed in Madera Single-Vehicle Accident

A woman was killed after a single-vehicle accident in Madera, CA on the night of December 28, 2019. The car accident occurred around 8:15 p.m. in the area of Almond Avenue and Knox Street. A 19-year-old man reportedly lost control of a sedan and crashed into a nearby storage facility, according to the Madera Police Department (MPD). Paramedics responding to the scene transported a female passenger to Madera Community Hospital and a male passenger to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno. Sadly, the female passenger succumbed to her injuries during hospitalization. Officials have identified her as Samantha Martinez, 20, of Madera.

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.

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