DUI suspect arrested after crash leaves woman dead in Fresno County: CHP

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By Yosi Yahoudai
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FRESNO COUNTY, Calif. (KFSN) — A DUI suspect has been arrested after a deadly crash in Fresno County early Thursday morning.

The crash happened around 12:15 am in the area of Highway 180 and Cornelia Avenue.

The California Highway Patrol says 21-year-old Amadeo Menera’s vehicle veered into the opposite lane of traffic, crashing head-on into an oncoming Nissan.

Officers say 43-year-old Adeline Ramos, who was a passenger in the Nissan, was taken to a local hospital, where she later died.

The driver of the Nissan and Menera were both taken to the hospital with major injuries.

Investigators say they suspect that Menera was impaired at the time of the crash.

He was arrested for driving under the influence.

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Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.