Modesto police investigated an accident that left one man dead and two other people injured on Monday night.
The crash happened about 5:30 Monday night along Crows Landing Road at Algen Avenue.
A black SUV traveling southbound on Crows Landing broadsided a red sedan pulling out of a parking lot, police said.
Modesto police say the person behind the wheel of the SUV was seen driving recklessly just before the crash.
The male driver of the red sedan was killed.
Two other people were hospitalized, including a passenger in the red car and the driver of the SUV.