1 killed in crash in Madera, Yosemite Ave closed for investigation

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022

MADERA, Calif. (KFSN) -- A man has died, and another was hospitalized following a head-on crash in Madera Tuesday morning.

Investigators say a silver GMC minivan and a white GMC Sierra pickup collided at Yosemite and Vineyard Avenues around 6:30 am.

The man inside the minivan was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released.

The driver of the pickup truck was taken to a local hospital with minor to moderate injuries.

Officers are working to determine what led up to the crash.

Police have blocked off a portion of Yosemite Avenue near Vineyard while they continue their investigation. The roadway will remain closed for a least another 30 minutes. Drivers are advised to avoid the area.