Car Hits Pole & Flips in Fresno County, Caruthers Man Dies

A man died Monday afternoon after slamming into a power pole in Fresno County.

Investigators say the 37-year-old man from Caruthers was possibly speeding when he hit the pole and overturned his car.{} Officers say they found beer cans around the car, but they don't know if the driver was drinking.

Several homes didn't have power for a few hours because of the accident.