Hayfork Man Killed In Crash On Highway 3

A man died in a crash in Trinity County Thursday night. 57-year-old Curt Connor of Hayfork was driving a Dodge pickup south on Highway 3 south of Rourke Ranch Road when he failed to make it around a curve in the road and left the pavement. The truck hit a dirt embankment and overturned onto its roof before coming to rest on its wheels. Coner was not wearing a seatbelt and he died of his injuries.