May 9, 2014 1:50 AM
The CHP and the Butte County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene of a fatal rollover accident. The crash happened around 9:15 Thursday night on Highway 70 between Ophir Road and Palermo Road south of Oroville. A single pickup truck lost control, crashing into a field on the west side of the highway. Authorities tell us the driver, who was still trapped inside the mangled pickup, was killed. A passenger was injured and transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.