Around 8:30 a.m. a Kia mini van traveling north on Highway 49 veered into oncoming traffic on the southbound lane colliding with a Hyundai sedan.
The Hyundai driver was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead on the scene.
The mini van driver had minor injuries.
CHP doesn't suspect alcohol or drugs were a factor in the accident.
Both drivers were men in their 40s.
Lanes reopened after about two hours.
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