Car crash on Highway 41 near Riverdale ends in tragedy
RIVERDALE, Calif. (KFSN) -- The California Highway Patrol said Jared Steele, 20, of Caruthers was killed after his vehicle collided with a pickup truck carrying a towing trailer. Steele was attempting to make a U-turn when the accident occurred.
The crash happened around 5:30 Monday afternoon near Riverdale on Highway 41, just south of Mount Whitney Avenue.
According to CHP, Steele was driving a white Geo and was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the truck and his passenger both suffered minor injuries.
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