3 Killed in 2-Vehicle Accident at Cedar and Floral Avenues in Fresno

Three Killed in Fresno Crash at Cedar and Floral Avenues 

Fresno, California (September 18, 2022) – Three people were killed in a two-vehicle accident at an intersection in Fresno on Sunday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Three Killed in Fresno Crash at Cedar and Floral Avenues

The incident happened at Cedar and Floral avenues shortly before 1:47 p.m. 

According to the report, an SUV was traveling west on Floral Avenue when the driver failed to stop for a stop sign at the intersection and collided with a Ford flatbed truck heading south on Cedar Avenue.

Both vehicles overturned and came to a rest at the southwest corner of the intersection, where they burst into flames.

The three occupants of the SUV died in the incident.

At least one person was taken to a hospital for treatment of moderate injuries.

It’s unclear whether alcohol or drugs played a role in the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.