CHP investigating second fatal crash in Fresno County within one hour

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Within the span of one hour, California Highway Patrol is investigating a second fatal crash in Fresno County.

The first happened around 3:15 p.m. at Bethel and Dinuba avenues when a driver traveling at a high-rate of speed collided into a stopped semi-truck. He was pronounced dead at the scene and his passenger was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.

Eleven miles away, at 4:15 p.m. CHP responded to the area of Conejo and Fowler avenues for a fatal head-on collision between a white truck and black car.

It is unknown if drugs and/or alcohol played a role in the collision.

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