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Plymouth man dies in head-on crash on Jackson Highway

An Amador County man died from injuries suffered in a head-on crash Thursday on the Jackson Highway.

Jesus A. Uribe Aguilar, 21, of Plymouth was driving eastbound on Jackson Highway at Sloughhouse Road about 12:30 p.m. when his pickup collided with a sport-utility vehicle traveling in the opposite direction.

Witnesses told the California Highway Patrol that the pickup drifted into the lane of the SUV, causing the head-on crash. Aguilar was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the SUV, a 44-year-old man from Davis, was treated for minor injuries, according to a CHP news release.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews