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Deadly crash shuts down central Fresno roadway – Fresno, California

Fresno, California 2022-08-04 23:05:53 –

Witnesses said at least 15 people rushed to the driver’s aid, tried to force the door open, dragged her out, and attempted to perform CPR.

Fresno, California (KFSN) — A woman died in a crash in downtown Fresno on Thursday afternoon.

The accident occurred around 1:30 pm on East McKinley Avenue between North Millbrook Avenue and First Street.

Fresno Police said only one vehicle, a minivan, was involved in the crash. They say the driver lost control of the van as it was heading west through McKinley and crashed into a tree that was in the median.

Witnesses told Action News that after the crash, at least 15 people rushed to the driver’s aid, pried open the door, pulled her out, and attempted to perform CPR before first responders arrived.

The driver was taken to hospital in critical condition, but was later pronounced dead.

East McKinley Avenue has been closed as police investigate.

They say drugs or alcohol are believed to have played a role in the crash.

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