A multi-vehicle accident occurred in Tulare County on Monday, April 20, 2015. The fatal truck collision happened on Highway 65, in Lindsay, at around 5:06 AM.
A full-sized pickup truck, driven by Alejandro Ibarra, 25 years old, was driving southbound on Highway 65, near Fresno Street. As the truck drove down the freeway, it drifted into the oncoming lane of traffic, and sideswiped a minivan that contained six occupants.
After the pickup hit the van it then crashed head-on into a small-sized truck that was being driven by a 19 year old man.
Ibarra sustained serious injuries and was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The 19 year old also suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to Kaweah Delta Medical Center, in Visalia. He is now in stable condition.
The victims in the minivan also received minor to major injuries and were taken by ambulance to the Visalia hospital.