Driver suffers major injuries in head-on crash in foggy rural Fresno County

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FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — A driver suffered major injuries in a head-on crash Friday morning in foggy rural Fresno County, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The crash occurred around 8:10 a.m. when a vehicle tried to pass a slower vehicle in the fog along Manning Avenue, just west of Chateau Fresno Avenue, and crashed head-on with another vehicle traveling in the opposite direction.

The CHP said the driver who tried to pass the slower vehicle suffered major injuries and was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

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