Teen Killed After Car Hits Power Pole
A teen lost his life in a single-car accident on the evening of January 9. The fatal crash happened just after 8 p.m. when his car hit a power pole on Chestnut Avenue near Annadale Avenue in Fresno. He was traveling south at a high rate of speed.
The Highway Patrol and emergency crews responded to the accident scene. The 18-year-old was found him pinned inside his car. Crews were able to pull out the teen, but he ended up losing both legs in the crash. He died on the way to the hospital.
It is unknown why the teen’s car left the roadway.