Fatal Clovis Wreck Early Sunday Morning


CLOVIS -- Clovis Police Department responded a wreck early Sunday morning at the intersection of 7th Street and Norris Street on a report of a single vehicle rollover collision.

Police say a black Hyundai was traveling at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control and the vehicle traveled into the parking lot of 2400 E. 7th Street. The vehicle struck a protective barrier for the fire hydrant located there.

The Hyundai continued westbound through the parking lot of 2300 E. 7thStreet and struck the west curb line of the lot. This caused the Hyundai to roll several times, ejecting the passenger from inside the vehicle.  The passenger died at the scene.

The owner and driver of the Hyundai is 20-year-old Tylan Bolden. The passenger was 22-year-old Andrew Padilla.

The crash investigation is being conducted by the Clovis Police Department's Major Crash Team. Police report that speed and alcohol are factors in the collision.  

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