Woman Hospitalized after Striking Tractor near Floral Avenue

FRESNO COUNTY, CA (October 21, 2022) – Wednesday night, a woman was airlifted after a rear-end accident on Highway 145.

The incident happened just before 9:00 p.m., near Floral Avenue on October 19th.

For reasons under investigation, the driver of a Honda Accord rear-ended a tractor on the southbound lanes of the highway.

First responders arrived and airlifted one woman to Community Regional Medical Center for further treatment of serious injuries. Although, authorities have not yet released her identity.

Meanwhile, the tractor driver only suffered minor injuries. Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties before it was later reopened.

At this time, the events leading up to the rear-end accident on Highway 145 are still unclear. However, an active investigation to determine more information is still currently ongoing.

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