Four Fresno State football players injured in auto accident

February 23, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Four Fresno State football players were injured in a single-car accident in the rain on Highway 99 in Selma late Friday afternoon that claimed the life of a fifth man in the vehicle.The Fresno County coroner has identified the victim as 18-year-old Terren Hall, from Los Angeles. He is not a Fresno State student.

The injured student athletes were taken to Fresno Community Regional Medical Center where they were treated and released. They are Sharrod Davis of Spring Valley, Terrance Dennis of Pomona, Isaiah Green of Long Beach and Jermaine Thomas of Duarte.

The CHP reports Thomas was driving when he lost control of the vehicle causing it to roll several times.

The right front passenger was ejected and died due to his injuries. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

Thomas told authorities that a big rig cut him off causing him to lose control.

The four players are all defensive backs. Davis is a junior transfer student from Grossmont College and Dennis, Green and Thomas are freshmen.


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