Fresno, CA – Pedestrian Seriously Hurt in Crash on Dakota Ave

Fresno, CA (August 18, 2019) – A pedestrian in Fresno sustained serious injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Saturday, August 17th. The crash took place around 9:45 p.m. at the intersection of Dakota and Hughes Avenues. 

The victim was hit by a car as he was walking.  He was taken by paramedics to Community Regional Medical Center. He is listed in critical condition with injuries that are described as life-threatening. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene following the crash and cooperated with authorities. There were no other injuries reported as a result of the collision.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.

Our sincerest thoughts go out to the injured pedestrian and his family with hopes of a full recovery.

Pedestrian Accident in Fresno

There are thousands of pedestrian accidents reported in California each year. Pedestrian accidents occur multiple times per day throughout our state and can take place on a moment’s notice. A California pedestrian accident may be caused when drivers fail to yield the right-of-way to pedestrians wor are negligent in some other way.

If you or a loved one have been injured in a pedestrian accident, it is important to take certain steps to protect your rights. First, you should seek medical treatment right away for any injuries sustained in the crash. Next, you should document as much information as you can at the crash scene, including taking pictures if you are able to do so. Finally, you should contact an experienced California pedestrian accident lawyer right away.

At The May Firm, our team brings years of skill and experience to your case. We will fight for your right to receive valuable compensation in the aftermath of a serious pedestrian accident. We are standing by now to take your call. To schedule a free consultation, please contact us at (844) 629-3476. 

Note: The May Firm has created these posts solely using secondary sources. It is to be used independently by The May Firm. The information contained in these posts has not been verified by our firm. Please contact our firm as soon as possible, if any information appears to be inaccurate. We will immediately make the necessary corrections.

Disclaimer: Our firm is providing this post for general information and to help the public avoid similar situations, but also prepare them should they find themselves a victim. We strive to honor those who have been victims of accidents in the state of California. Victims should seek assistance from legal or medical professionals and not view this post as any type of legal or medical advice. The photos depicted in these posts are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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