2 Injured in Coarsegold Collision on Highway 41 at Pony Express Lane Wednesday afternoon

Coarsegold Collision
Coarsegold, CA: 2-Vehicle Crash on Highway 41 at Pony Express Lane

Coarsegold, California (September 1, 2021) – Two people were injured Wednesday afternoon in a traffic accident in Coarsegold, Madera County, the California Highway Patrol said.

The crash occurred at around 2:10 p.m. on Highway 41 at Pony Express Lane, in front of the United States Postal Service.

Authorities said a white GMC Chevrolet pickup truck collided with a gray Toyota RAV4 SUV for undetermined reasons near a construction zone.

Coarsegold Car Crash on Highway 41 Injures 2

One person sustained minor lacerations, while another victim complained of back pain and a hurt wrist. Both patients were treated at the scene by responding paramedics.

It was not immediately clear whether anyone was transported to the hospital for further treatment.

Further details regarding the collision were not immediately provided.

The crash remains under investigation.

Tips on What to do after a Car Accident in California

  • Always stop and remain at the scene.
  • Check if you or your passengers have been injured. In case someone is hurt, call emergency services or ask someone else to help.
  • Get to safety – If your car is drivable, move it to a safe area. If it’s not, turn your hazard lights on and set up flares.
  • Call 911 to report the accident.
  • Never discuss or admit fault. Instead, wait for a police officer and insurance companies representatives to figure out the fault.
  • Document the accident and exchange information with other drivers.

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