Fontana, CA -2 Hurt in Garbage Truck Crash on Cherry Avenue

Fontana, CA (February 8, 2020) – Two people suffered injuries when a garbage truck collided with a car in Fontana. The crash happened on Friday, February 7th around 5:06 p.m. at the intersection of Cherry Avenue and Whittram Avenue.

According to authorities, the garbage truck collided with a white Chevy Silverado pickup truck. After hitting the Chevy, the garbage truck then collided with a pole.

Rescue workers had to extricate the garbage truck driver. He was rushed to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center with major injuries. The driver of the Chevy was transported to a local area hospital minor injuries.

The cause of the crash has not been revealed. No additional details are available at this time.

We hope that the two injured victims make a complete recovery.

California Injury Accidents

California experiences thousands of vehicle crashes each day, many of which will result in injuries for innocent motorists. When a crash takes place, investigators must carefully analyze the scene in order to determine exactly how the collision occurred. Authorities will then make a determination as to which driver’s actions caused the crash.

If you or a loved one have been injured in a California injury accident that was not your fault, you may be able to file a claim for compensation. California’s personal injury laws allow motorists to recover damages for pain and suffering, lost wages, medical bills, and potentially more. Only an experienced California car accident lawyer can advise you on the value of your claim.

At The May Firm, we bring years of experience handling all types of accident claims. Our California car accident attorneys understand the law and the process needed to maximize your recovery. We are standing by to help you. For your free consultation, please contact us at any time at (844) 629-3476.

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