Thursday, February 26, 2015

DUI Collision on Blackstone and Barstow Avenues in Fresno

February 25, 2015- An automobile collision occurred in Fresno, on Wednesday.  The early morning car crash happened on Blackstone and Barstow avenues, at about 3 AM.

It is reported that a 28 year old man was driving southbound on Blackstone Avenue.  He veered onto the median and hit two trees, before the intersection of Barstow Avenue.

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Officers suspect that the man was intoxicated while driving.

The driver suffered injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.  His condition is not know at this time.

I am a personal injury lawyer, serving the central valley. Please give me a call, Attorney John Rozier  559-713-0159 or  My office is located in Visalia, on Caldwell Avenue.

Dense Fog Caused 20 Car Accidents on Highway 198, Between Lemoore and Hanford

Tulare, Kings, Kern, and Fresno County Collision Lawyer John L. Rozier has the following accident report; On Tuesday, February 3, 2015, forty two cars were involved in 20 separate crashes near Hanford.  The multiple vehicle accidents took place on Highway 198 east, as a result of dense fog, at around 7:45 AM.

The first collision occurred on the eastbound freeway near 14th Avenue, between Lemoore and Hanford.  The CHP reported that visibility was at 600-1,200 feet at the time of the accidents.

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Five or more people were hurt.  Their injuries ranged from minor to moderate.  All were taken for treatment to the hospital.

Please give Mr. Rozier a call at 559-713-0159.  He specializes in fog-related automobile accidents.  Let him help you in your time of need.

Fresno County Multi-Car Collision, near Parlier Caused by Wrong-Way Driver

On Thursday, February 12, 2015, foggy weather contributed to a multi-vehicle accident near Parlier.  The Fresno County 4-car pileup was caused by wrong-way driver, at Manning and Riverbend avenues, at around 6:30 AM.

The California Highway Patrol reported that one driver was traveling eastbound in the opposite lanes of traffic on Manning Avenue.  The crash hurt at least two people.  Those injured were taken to a local hospital.

Officers reported that the fog could have been a factor in the collision.

If you need a lawyer please call Attorney John Rozier, your personal injury specialist handling all types of crashes, including those that are fog-related.  I am located in Visalia on Caldwell Avenue.  559-713-0159, or contact online at

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Vehicle Crash Involving Crane Truck on Highway 58, Ends Fatally, in Buttonwillow

February 17, 2015- A semi truck collision takes the lives of two people on Tuesday, in Kern County.  The Buttonwillow vehicle accident happened on Highway 58 and Palomas Road, at approximately 7:15 AM.

Carrie Rae Gilliard was driving a pickup truck north on Palomas Road, with her passenger Joshua Shane Shepherd.  The truck ran a stop sign at Highway 58 and smashed into a freightliner crane.  The impact sent both vehicles careening into concrete walls, and a power pole, before coming to rest in a homeowner's front yard.

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Gilliard and Shepherd were partially thrown from the truck.  They were both pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

The crane operator, a 21 year old man from Bakersfield, was not injured.

Fresno-Visalia-Bakersfield accident attorney, John Rozier.  Your lawyer for car crashes, wrongful deaths and personal injuries.  Big rig collisions, tankers, semi trucks.  Fog, dust storms, downed or blocked stop signs. or call me at 559-713-0159.