Pedestrian Struck, Injured by Vehicle on Gettysburg Avenue in Fresno
FRESNO, CA (November 10, 2022) – A woman suffered serious injuries in a pedestrian accident on East Gettysburg Avenue on November 5.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened at North First Street around 9:45 PM. Based on a report, the victim crossed the intersection outside a crosswalk prior to the crash.
Subsequently, Fresno Police Lt. Robert Dewey said a driver did not see her and struck her.
As a result, the victim sustained significant injuries to the head. Paramedics transported her to a local hospital for surgery.
Police said the driver was traveling at the posted speed limit of 40 mph.
At this point, the officers continue to investigate the case. In addition, no other details are available.
Always check your surroundings when driving, especially in highways and in areas near intersections. Always give way to people who cross the street to avoid an accident. Ultimately, do not drink before driving.
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