1 Dead in Porterville Accident on Plano Street and Highway 190
PORTERVILLE, CA (March 31, 2022) – Tuesday night, a 65-year-old man died in a two-vehicle crash on Plano Street and Highway 190.
The crash occurred at about 7:20 p.m. on Plano Street and Highway 190.
When officers arrived, they confirmed that they located two vehicles with major damage.
Moreover, they found out that the 65-year-old man failed to yield at a red light at the intersection. As a result, a westbound vehicle on Highway 190 crashed into his vehicle.
After the crash, responders took the 65-year-old man to a nearby hospital. However, he later succumbed to his injuries. Meanwhile, another passenger involved in the crash sustained moderate injuries.
At this time, the authorities haven’t confirmed whether drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.
Due to the limited information available, the crash remains under active investigation. Furthermore, they urged anyone with information about the incident to contact the Porterville Police Department at (559) 782-7400.
During this tragic time, we would like to send our sincere sympathies to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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