Fatal Crash Overnight In Madera County

Three farmworkers were hit by a car overnight in Madera County and one of them has died.

It happened just after 2:00 a.m. Wednesday morning on Avenue 9 near Road 23, south of Madera.

The California Highway Patrol says a crew of farmworkers was spraying vineyards in the area.

Officers say the men were standing in the middle of the road when a car hit them.

One man died, another had to be taken to the hospital by helicopter and the third was not badly hurt.

The man who was killed has been identified as 30-year-old Adrian Guzman of Madera.

Officers say the driver is cooperating.