FRESNO, California (KSEE/KGPE) – The man who was killed along with his dog when his car hydroplaned and crashed into a tree Wednesday on Highway 99 has been identified.
The crash happened around 6:30 a.m. near Highway 99 and Herndon Avenue.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the driver of a white Nissan lost control while driving in heavy rain on Highway 99, spun out and slammed into a tree.
He was identified as James Eagleton, 32, of San Francisco. His dog also died in the crash.