Man Killed in Truck Accident Near Fresno County
A man was killed in a truck accident near Reedley in Fresno County on the afternoon of December 5, 2019. The crash occurred around 4:00 p.m. at the intersection of Adams Avenue and Reed Avenue. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), a truck driver reportedly pulled out to make a left-hand turn in front of an oncoming Ford Bronco driven by a 57-year-old man. The front of the Ford collided with the right side of the Freightliner semi-truck. The driver of the big rig, identified as a 45-year-old Coarsegold man, was uninjured in the collision. The Ford driver was transported to the hospital, where he later passed away. Officials have not yet released his identity due to pending notification of next-of-kin.