The driver of a Honday Odyssey was killed late Sunday in a solo vehicle crash in western Fresno County when he lost control of the van, the California Highway Patrol reported.
The crash took place at 11:55 p.m. as Miguel Tapia Romero, 45, was southbound on San Benito Avenue south of Panoche Road when the Honda drifted off the roadway. As Romero tried to regain control, the Honda rolled and threw Romero, who was not wearing a seatbelt, to the roadway. Romero sustained fatal injuries. The CHP is investigating whether alcohol played a role in the crash.