Three people were killed in a vehicle crash on Saturday morning on Highway 190 west of Upper Globe Drive.

The California Highway Patrol reported at about 8:10 a.m. Michael LeBlanc 52 of Springville, identified by a family member, was driving a black Harley-Davidson motorcycle west on Highway 190 at an undetermined speed. A 94-year-old Springville man was driving east on Highway 190 in a white Ford Ranger pickup.

For an unknown reason, LeBlanc allowed allowed his motorcycle to cross over the double yellow line directly into the path of the Ford Ranger. This caused the front of the Harley-Davidson to collide with the front of the Ford Ranger.

LeBlanc and his passenger, Beth Jo Atkinson, 55 of Tulare, also identified by a family member were ejected from the motorcycle. LeBlanc, Atkinson and the 94-year-old Springville man all died as a result of the crash.

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