On Wednesday, June 1, 2016, a fatal SUV collision occurred south of Kerman. The Fresno County vehicle accident happened on Highway 145, at approximately 7:30 PM.
A 57 year old Coalinga man was driving a 1990 Toyota 4Runner south on State Route 145. South of Manning Avenue the SUV started to drift off the right side of the highway.
The driver attempted to drive back onto the roadway and overcorrected. The Sport Utility Vehicle rolled over several times, and the driver was partially ejected from the Toyota.
The victim suffered severe injuries and was airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center. He died while in the Fresno hospital.