A fatal crash occurred Thursday morning on Highway 299 east of Redding. It was at 10AM just west of Fenders Ferry Road, about halfway between Round Mountain and Montgomery Creek. According to the CHP, a Dodge pickup truck ran head-on into another pickup truck. One of them was apparently a pest control vehicle. The CHP has not yet released details of the collision. At least two people were airlifted from the scene, and there was at least one fatality.