CHP: One dead in Merced County collision involving a big rig

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One person is dead after a big rig and sedan collided in Merced County Saturday night.

The collision happened around 6:40 p.m. near Lander and Crane avenues, according to the California Highway Patrol.

At 7:02 p.m. the Merced County coroner was called out to the scene.

Just a day ago, another person was a victim of a fatal big rig collision near Kingsburg in Fresno County. That person died at the scene and their passenger was taken to a local hospital.

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