FRESNO COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Two people are dead following a head-on crash in Fresno County, in an area north of Centerville, according to the CHP.
Officers say it happened shortly before 6:00 p.m. in the area of Belmont and Zediker avenues.
Officials say the two vehicles, a white sedan and a silver sedan, collided head-on when the white vehicle went onto the opposite side of the road to pass traffic. It went on to collide with the silver vehicle. One person in each vehicle was killed.
The victims’ names have not been released, but officers say the driver of the white sedan was a 41-year-old man from Kingsburg and the driver of the silver vehicle was a 42-year-old man from Fresno.
Investigators say alcohol may have been a factor in this crash.