Man killed in Central Fresno traffic accident

FRESNO, Calif.

The accident happened in the area of Weber and Shields shortly before 1 a.m. on Thursday. Authorities believe a 41-year-old driver was going too fast when he drove off the roadway and crashed into a utility pole.

Rescue crews had to use the jaws of life to remove the driver, but he died at the scene. His name hasn't been released.

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