Minors Hurt in Multi-Vehicle Collision near North Chestnut Avenue in Fresno

FRESNO, CA (December 2, 2021) – Several children sustained injuries after a five-vehicle car crash on Highway 180, Thursday morning.

Officers said the accident happened near Chestnut Avenue around 8:15 a.m. Crews responded to the scene shortly after.

Moreover, California Highway Patrol said the crash involved five vehicles. Additionally, authorities identified speed as a factor of the crash.

Authorities are still investigating whether low visibility due to fog in the area was a factor. At this time, the identities of those involved in the crash have not been disclosed.

The surrounding area on the road was closed for a brief time during investigations, but has since reopened. 

No further details have been made public at this time. However, more information regarding the car crash on Highway 180 will be provided once available.

Operating a vehicle is a responsibility that should not be taken lightly. Do not depend on mirrors alone and always back at slow speed. By driving in a safe and legal manner, you can help keep yourself and others around you safe.


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