April 22, 2016- An automobile accident took place southwest of Porterville, on Friday. The Tulare County semi truck collision happened at Avenue 112, and Road 208, at around 6:00 AM.
Anthony Gimbarti, 25, of Visalia, was driving a truck carrying beehives, westbound on Avenue 112. At the intersection of Road 208 the big rig failed to stop at the posted sign.
The tractor-trailer crashed into a 2004 Honda Accord, driven by Pedro Torres Ramos Jr., 25, of Porterville . The Honda had been traveling south on Road 208 and had the right of way.
Ramos suffered serious injuries. He was taken by helicopter to Kaweah Delta Medical Center in Visalia.
Passengers in the Honda; Maria Corona, 26, and Catalina Torres Corona, 51, sustained injuries as well. They were transported by ambulance to Kaweah Delta, for treatment.
Gimbarti, and his passenger were unharmed in the incident.
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