November 7, 2011- A deadly crash happened near Easton, south of Fresno, on Monday just before 11:30 AM.
The accident happened at Chestnut and Jefferson avenues. Officers report that Martin Diaz, 19, was speeding on Chestnut Avenue, when he slammed into the back of a stopped car that was in front of him.
Another 19 year-old passenger in Diaz’s car was killed. Diaz and a third occupant in the vehicle were taken to Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno. Diaz was later arrested on vehicular manslaughter charges.
The driver of the stopped car was not hurt in the collision.
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