1 killed in crash on Highway 41 in Madera County, authorities say

MADERA COUNTY, Calif. (KFSN) -- One person has died after a crash on Highway 41 in Madera County Monday afternoon.

CHP officers say it happened on Highway 41 near Road 406 around 12:30 pm.

Officers say a man was going south on the highway in a Toyota Tacoma pickup truck when he went to the right shoulder and rolled onto the embankment. The truck overturned and landed on the driver's side.

The Toyota then went north on the highway while still on the driver's side and crashed with a Nissan.

The driver of the Toyota died at the scene. Officers say the driver of the Nissan was not hurt.

It is not known if drugs or alcohol are a factor at this time.

All lanes on the highway were shut down but have since reopened.
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