Man Dies in Possible DUI Crash near Road 1 in Madera County
MADERA COUNTY, CA (February 15, 2022) — A man died in a possible DUI accident near Road 1 and Avenue 21 on Sunday night.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the single-car crash happened on a private dirt road east of Road 1. For possible DUI-related reasons, the 45-year-old male driver made an unsafe turn and lost control of the Nissan.
As a result, the Nissan flipped and threw the man — who was not wearing a safety belt — from the vehicle.
Soon after, officers and paramedics responded to the scene and transported an 18-year-old passenger to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Although, the 45-year-old driver of the Nissan died at the scene.
At this time, the crash requires further investigation. Therefore, anyone with information should reach out to the CHP.
Our hearts and deepest sympathies are with the family and friends of the victim.
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