Fatal T-Bone Crash at Blackstone Avenue and Illinois Avenue
FRESNO, CA (February 13, 2020) – A man lost his life in a t-bone crash on Blackstone Avenue, Thursday morning.
According to the Fresno Police Department, the incident happened near Illinois Avenue, at about 9:30 AM. A Mercedes attempted to make a U-turn on a one-way street when it collided with an oncoming Chevy Silverado.
Emergency responders pronounced the Mercedes driver dead at the scene. Authorities withheld the identity of the victim, pending notification of next of kin. Meanwhile, his passenger sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to a hospital.
Fresno police continue to investigate the cause of the fatal crash. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
We at Sweet James extend our sincerest sympathies to the family and friends of the victim. Our thoughts are with them during this trying time.
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