Traffic Accident near Highway 41 Left One Arrested

FRESNO, CA (June 24, 2022) – Authorities arrested a driver after a hit-and-run crash on Shaw Avenue on Wednesday.

The incident took place on Shaw Avenue near Highway 41 at around 1:00 a.m.

According to reports, the suspect drove away after colliding with another vehicle, sparking a police pursuit.

Furthermore, the police used a pit maneuver to push the suspect’s vehicle into a fence as they drove down Herndon Avenue near Valentine.

Officers eventually apprehended the suspect and charged him with DUI and other offenses.

At this time, authorities have not released additional information about the hit-and-run crash, but an active investigation is still underway.

When involved in a car crash, do not attempt to flee the area. First, render aid to any injured victims and assess the situation. Then, get in touch with the police and medical care providers. Keep calm and cooperate with investigators.


If you have suffered injuries and your property has sustained damages in a hit-and-run crash, reach out to the car accident attorneys at Sweet James as soon as possible. Their hardworking team will provide you with the support you need to recover both physically and financially. With over 20 years in the field, they can help you fight for your legal rights. Call their offices today at (800) 975-3435 for a free case evaluation. Need help after hours? They are also available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. If you are a family member of any of the victims involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report. Click here to request a police report.

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