Authorities arrested a Reedley man for allegedly driving under the influence in an accident that killed a passenger in his truck Saturday northeast of Sanger.
The California Highway Patrol said the accident happened about 1:20 p.m. Agustin Zeferino, 35, was driving south on North Piedra Road in a Dodge pickup when he veered off the road and struck an oak tree on the passenger side of the vehicle.
The passenger, a man whose identity was not released pending notification to family, died at the scene. No other vehicles were involved in the accident, the CHP reported.
Zeferino was booked into Fresno County Jail on charges of felony DUI and vehicular manslaughter.