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Kettleman City crash kills 1, injures 4

An unidentified person was killed in a traffic accident Sunday morning, the California Highway Patrol said.

CHP officer Chris Webber said the accident happened around 10:45 a.m. at Milham Avenue and Highway 41 in Kettleman City.

Hector Hernandez of Kettleman City was turning his truck left onto Milham Avenue when he hit a car with four occupants traveling south on the highway. The passenger in the left rear seat of the car was killed.

The other occupants, 26-year-old Alex Perez, 23-year-old Lizett Lorraine Perez and 3-year-old Lilliana Perez, all of Fresno, were taken to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno with minor to major injuries. Hernandez, 39, sustained minor injuries.