Clovis News

Boy, 7, dies in Fresno Co. foothills crash

A 7-year-old boy died in a single-car accident Thursday morning in the foothills northeast of Fresno.

The boy, whose name was not immediately released, was a passenger in the rear seat of a Nissan Maxima that rolled over on Auberry Road near Well Barn Road, the California Highway Patrol said.

The driver, Melanie Sullivan, 41, of Prather was treated for minor injuries at Clovis Community Hospital. Both Sullivan and the boy were wearing seat belts, the CHP said.