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Fresno-Visalia, CA - Accident News and Resources including car, bicycle, motorcycle and truck accidents and much more.

Fresno and Visalia - The heart of the agricultural San Joaquin Valley 

The Fresno-Visalia area is situated in the agricultural San Joaquin Valley, approximately 230 miles southeast of San Francisco, 190 miles north of Los Angeles, and 36 miles west of Sequoia National Park. Fresno's population was 509,000 during the 2010 census making it the fifth largest ciy in California, the largest inland city in California and the 34th largest in the nation.  Visalia has a semi-arid climate. It is also subject to earthquake aftershocks due to its proximity to the Pacific Ring of Fire. This is a real consideration for possible road conditions and general safety.   The major roads through the Fresno-Visalia area include:

   

To get up-to-date road information, go to the California DOT site. And to find out current weather conditions in Fresno and Visalia, go to Accuweather.com.

Links to accidents that occur in the Fresno-Visalia area

Here is information on the most recent accidents in Fresno and Visalia:

If you are looking for information on a specific crash that happened in Fresno or Visalia, go to the link above for the accident type you are seeking. 

If you know someone who has been injured in a Fresno or Visalia accident, here are links to the major medical facilities in the area:

FRESNO

Fresno Community Medical Center Fresno Surgical Hospital

VISALIA

Kaweah Delta Health Care District

Kaweah Delta Urgent Care

Westgate Gardens Care Center

Legal information for accident victims in Fresno and Visalia

When injury or death is the result of a motor-vehicle crash in Fresno or Visalia, many decisions need to be made immediately and questions need to be answered. For example, how much of the medical costs will be covered by the insurance policy? How does PIP insurance help with medical bills immediately? What if the at-fault driver has no insurance?

Where to find legal assistance after a Fresno or Visalia injury accident

After a serious crash, it is crucial to get help from a Fresno - Visalia personal injury attorney who understands the local regulations and legal standards, who knows what insurance policies mean, and who can handle all aspects of an insurance claim so the injured person can focus on recovery. If someone is killed in a collision, a Fresno - Visalia wrongful death lawyer will launch a claim that will begin the process of financial recovery for the family members left behind. Learn more here about what a Fresno - Visalia accident attorney can do to help. 

 

Rank: 
55
Percent of U.S: 
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State: 
California

Most recent accident reports

The child was a passenger in a 2005 Ford traveling at Avenue 184 and Road 192 when the driver feel asleep and allowed the vehicle to crash into a utility pole and rolled over.
Date: 
Sunday, August 9, 2015
Three people died at the scene and five were taken to the hospital with unspecified injuries. The CHP said at least one of the survivors appeared to have major injuries.
Date: 
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Roadway: 
State Route 152
Type: Car Accident
Topics: 
Rollover
Authorities are investigating a fatal collision between an Amtrak train and a van in Fresno County at around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday near Conejo and Peach avenues.Two men were killed.
Date: 
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Dean Potter, 46, and Graham Hunt, 29, died during a wingsuit flight from Yosemite National Park's Taft Point on Saturday as they attempted to glide above Yosemite Valley and El Capitan.
Date: 
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Roadway: 
Taft Point
At about 4:10 a.m., a 26-year-old woman who was driving south on Bethel Avenue neared the intersection with Manning Avenue, which was marked by a stop sign.
Date: 
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
City: 
Fresno, CA
On Saturday, March 14, a 70-year-old Los Banos man was driving a Toyota Tundra with his wife in the passenger seat, when he crossed into oncoming traffic on Highway 41 near Avenue 12 and struck a Toyota Corolla.
Date: 
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Roadway: 
Highway 41