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Big Rig Crash Ends in Fatality on I-5, North of Highway 198, in Fresno County

Attorney John Rozier, Car Accident and Wrongful Death Lawyer, has the following report;  On Friday, May 6th, 2016, a semi truck crash ended in death for one driver in Fresno County.  The multi-vehicle collision happened on Interstate 5, near Highway 198.

A Fed Ex tractor-trailer was headed northbound on I-5.  The driver was reported to have not seen a white pickup truck that was stopped on the freeway, and the semi crashed into the vehicle.

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The big rig then smashed into three more vehicles.

The 18 year old driver of the pickup died at the scene of the accident.  His passenger suffered severe injuries and was taken to the hospital.

Three other victims received minor injuries as well.

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the incident, including why the pickup was stopped and whether it was connected to some construction that was happening along the highway.

Mr. Rozier is located in Visalia and would like to speak to the family of the accident victim. Please give him a call at 559-713-0150, or contact us online.

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