September 24, 2011- A crash between two grape harvesters and a car ends in three hurt. The accident occurred on Saturday near Sanger, minutes from Fresno, at about 4:30 PM.
A harvester driver, Valentin Gomez Fraga, of Sanger, was northbound on Bethel Avenue, south of Adams Avenue.
The driver of a Toyota car, Albert Rivera, of Fresno, was southbound on Bethel Ave. when he drifted into the northbound lane and collided with the harvester. Fraga was thrown from the harvester and suffered major injuries. He had to be flown to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno.
After hitting the first harvester, the Toyota then slammed into a second harvester that was following the first. The second harvester was driven by Marco Avila, of Sanger.
Avila and a passenger in the Toyota, Harry Duenas of San Pedro, was taken to Community Medical with minor injuries.
The accident is under investigation.
If you need legal counseling or representation for this accident, please give me a call. Attorney John Rozier, of Visalia, south of Sanger, 559-713-0159.