Carmen Hernandez Killed in 3-Vehicle Crash at West Olive Avenue and Austin Avenue in MercedNews Staff
Authorities Identify Woman Killed in Merced Car Accident on West Olive Avenue and Austin Avenue as Carmen Hernandez
Merced, California (December 11, 2019) – The woman who died in a traffic accident that happened Monday afternoon at an intersection in Merced has been identified by authorities as Carmen Torres Hernandez, 61, of Merced.
The deadly crash occurred at around 2:00 p.m. Monday, December 9 at the intersection of West Olive Avenue and Austin Avenue.
As per the report, Dan Gruych, 72, of Merced, was driving a 2001 Toyota Tundra eastbound on West Olive Avenue when he ran a red light and hit a white 1994 Toyota Camry that was turning left onto West Olive Avenue from Austin Avenue.
A third car was involved in the collision and sustained minor damage.
Emergency crews responded to the scene and attempted to treat Hernandez. But she succumbed to her injuries a short time later and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The condition of Gruych was not immediately known. No injuries were reported from the third vehicle.
Authorities said neither alcohol nor drugs were suspected factors in the crash.
Merced Police is investigating the accident.
DISCLAIMER: *Information contained herein is considered Attorney Advertisement and is prepared on behalf of Alpine Law Group, P.C. It is prepared for general information purposes only and nothing herein should be construed as legal advice. Transmission and receipt of the information here is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship and no relationship is formed with our firm absent a signed retainer agreement. Readers should not act upon information without professional counsel with an attorney licensed in your state. Attorney licensed to practice law in California and Washington only and will not take cases or practice in courts that are located outside of these states. Principal office is located in Los Angeles County. Attorney does not seek to represent anyone based solely on a visit to this or any other sites belonging to Attorney. We do not guarantee the reliability or accuracy of any information on this site, and no reliance should be made on same, but please contact us if there is an error or issue with anything posted herein.
Prior case results are not intended as a promise or guarantee of the outcome of your specific case and nothing herein constitutes a guarantee, warranty or prediction regarding the outcome of a legal matter or anything else. Particular settlement described herein involved the wrongful death of a high-income earning individual which affects the value of a wrongful death case. Further information available upon request. The results portrayed in this advertisement were dependent upon the specific facts of each case, and the results of a case will differ if based on different and less favorable facts.”
If you lose a court case, you may be obligated to pay opposing parties’ fees and costs. Nothing herein implies or infers that we are the “best” (or other similar word) attorneys in comparison to any other and any similar statement would be an opinion only. $100 Million is the aggregate (total) of all amounts recovered by our firm and/or its attorneys and co-counsel. Alpine Law Group expressly disclaims all liability in respect to actions taken or not taken based on any of the content from this website. Ask for further free information regarding the attorney's background and experience. We are not affiliated with any public agency. Finally, we take no responsibility for, nor we make any claim or representation regarding, the content, reliability, quality or nature of any third-party web sites accessible via this website. The information contained here is not necessarily reflective of the opinions or views of any particular individual(s) at our firm. Full disclaimer at: https://www.alpinelawgroup.