19-Year-Old Victim Pronounced Dead after Car Crash on North Avenue

FRESNO, CA (April 7, 2022) – Early Wednesday morning, a 19-year-old victim was killed in an auto accident on Temperance Avenue.

The incident occurred around 1:00 a.m., near the intersection of North and Temperance Avenue.

For reasons unknown, the driver of a Toyota Rav4 failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection. As a result, the Rav4 traveled directly into the path of a Toyota Corolla.

The Corolla struck the passenger side of the Rav4, causing serious injuries to one of the drivers. Eventually, the victim identified as 19-year-old Gourav, of Clovis only died at the scene. Officers did not disclose his first name.

In addition, investigators say Gourav did not wear a seatbelt and was thrown from the vehicle after overturning.

Following preliminary investigation, officers believed that alcohol did not play a role in the collision. Once available, further details will be provided.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

Losing a loved one in a car accident leaves a lasting impact on those left behind. Reach out to Sweet James today and allow their experienced attorneys and professional legal team help you during this trying time. They have 20 years of experience in the field, and have helped families and individuals win their personal injury and wrongful death cases. They will fight by your side to achieve justice and maximum compensation. Call their office today at (800) 975-3435 to arrange a free strategy session. Their legal team is also available via email, online chat, and text message. If you are a family member of the victim involved in this accident, they may be able to help you obtain the police report. To request a police report, click here.

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