Two-Vehicle Crash in Fresno Killed Efrain Hernandez and Alejo Jeronimo Moreno
Fresno, CA (January 24, 2022) – Efrain Hernandez (34) and Alejo Jeronimo Moreno (20) died after their vehicle hit a pickup truck in Fresno. The incident happened on Friday at around 8:30 am on Highway 41 in Fresno.
The California Highway Patrol has shared that both Hernandez and Moreno were in a van running eastbound on Floral Avenue. The van tried to cross Highway 41 when a Ford F-150 truck going northbound on the same highway collided with them.
Efrain Hernandez and Alejo Jeronimo Moreno were riding a van eastbound on Highway 41 when the incident happened.
Hernandez died at the scene. Meanwhile, Moreno was ejected from the van and sustained critical injuries. He was taken to the hospital, but later died. The 17-year-old driver of the truck was uninjured.
Who can Pursue Personal Injury Claims (Wrongful Death) in Fresno?
In this case, the family members of Efrain Hernandez and Alejo Jeronimo Moreno can have the right to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit. However, it can depend on the investigation’s findings. In addition to that, negligence by a person or business can contribute to an accident, which might have resulted in the death of a family member. If that is the case, you may be able to file a wrongful death claim and receive a big settlement.
Jacoby & Meyers does not represent any of the above-mentioned parties. Nevertheless, we express our deepest sympathies for the family and friends of Efrain Hernandez and Alejo Jeronimo Moreno.
Definitely, no amount of money will ever make up for the death of a loved one. However, receiving the maximum settlement and winning a judgment can give a sense of justice. Also, it can offer some peace of mind.
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