Accident causes traffic disruption on Highway 168

FRESNO, Calif.

It happened in the area of 168 and Academy around 1:45 p.m.

Officials say the driver of the Toyota truck tried to pass a car and ended up hitting another vehicle head on.

Both of the drivers tried to avoid each other but they ended up crashing.

The driver of the Toyota had minor injuries and both people in the other car were airlifted to the hospital.

Highway 168 has since reopened.

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