Driver Arrested after Wrong-Way DUI Crash near East Siverly Lane

CLOVIS, CA (June 20, 2022) – Sunday, Ashton McKiearnan was killed and Narayana Zerr was arrested after a head-on accident on Ashlan Avenue.

Authorities responded to the scene just before 7:00 p.m., near the intersection of Ashlan Avenue and East Siverly Lane.

Per reports, Zerr was driving a black truck east on Ashlan and eventually struck a Nissan sedan head-on. Upon impact, the Nissan driver suffered life-threatening injuries.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics later pronounced the male driver of the sedan, 41-year-old McKiearnan, dead at the scene. Meanwhile, his wife and two children suffered from various injuries.

In addition, officers took 35-year-old Zerr into custody at the Fresno County Jail on suspicion of drunk driving. Once available, further details will be provided.

The team at Sweet James would like to extend their sincere condolences to the family and friends of Ashton McKiearnan.

The sudden loss of a loved one after a car accident is an extremely difficult time for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they are here to provide you with unmatched legal representation during this trying time. Rest assured, knowing you have an enthusiastic attorney on your side. They will fight to hold the responsible party accountable and help you receive compensation to pay for the high costs of medical, funeral, and legal expenses. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435. Need help after hours? Reach out to them by online chat, email, or text message. Moreover, if you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, click here to request a police report.

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