A man is dead after he failed to obey a stop sign and crashed against a big rig near Corcoran Thursday afternoon, the California Highway Patrol said.
The man, whose identity or age have not been released, was driving a pickup truck east on 4th Avenue approaching Highway 43 about 4:30 p.m. when he failed to stop, colliding with a tractor-trailer rig that was heading south on the highway, the CHP said.
The big rig struck the driver side of the pickup truck, killing the driver.
The big rig's driver was not hurt.
No more information was immediately available.
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