Shor Xiong, Mai Yang, Koua Xiong, and Ty Wood Sr. Killed in Friant Car Crash near Millerton Road and Via Bellaggio
Friant, California (March 15, 2020) – The four people who were killed in a head-on collision on Friday morning in Friant have been identified by the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office as Fresno residents Mai Yang, 74, Koua Vang Xiong, 54, and Shor Xiong, 60, and Coarsegold man Ty Wood Sr., 64.
Those injured were identified as James Vang, 60, and Nao Y. Moua, 50.
Authorities said the deadly collision occurred around 1:30 a.m. Friday, March 13, near Millerton Road and Via Bellaggio.
CHP said a Nissan pickup truck driven by Wood was heading north when he swerved into the path of oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a Toyota sedan that was being operated by James Vang.
Wood Sr. and three passengers in the backseat of the Toyota, identified as Mai Yang, Koua Xiong, and Shor Xiong, were all killed in the wreck.
James Vang was airlifted to Community Regional Medical Center while Moua, who was his other passenger, was transported by ambulance. The two suffered major injuries.
The collision remains under investigation.
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