The California Highway Patrol says a 17-year-old male was intoxicated while driving in Tehama County when he was involved in a deadly crash.
It happened around 7:30 Wednesday night on Plymire Road, east of Mendenhall Road, near Red Bluff.
Anthony Huerta, 25, was driving a Ford Focus on Plymire Road. Aubrey Rodriguez, 20, was a passenger in the car.
Huerta slowed to make a turn, when the 17-year-old, driving a Dodge truck, crashed into the car. Both vehicles overturned.
Officers say Huerta was not wearing a seat belt at the time and was thrown from the car. He died at the scene.
Rodriguez was taken to the hospital with a head injury. The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.