September 8, 2016- A single-vehicle collision ended in fatality on Thursday, just outside of Tulare. The car accident took place on Road 124, at approximately 5:08 PM.
A 1998 Chevrolet, driven by a 66-year-old man was headed northbound on Road 124, southeast of Tulare. The Chevy veered to the right of the roadway, for an unknown reason, just north of Avenue 204.
The vehicle drove off the east edge of the street, crashed into a power pole, and then overturned into a creek.
The victim died at the scene.
Investigation is needed to determine whether the vehicle malfunctioned, and whether road conditions may have contributed to the accident.