One Person Killed, Two Injured In Head-On Crash On Jackson Highway

SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) – One person was killed and two others were injured Monday morning in a head-on collision on Jackson Highway.

The crash happened in the 3 a.m. hour on Jackson Highway (Highway 16) at Eagle’s Nest Road in Sacramento County.

The driver of one vehicle, a man, died at the scene. A mother and her child, 12, in the other vehicle were injured and were taken to the hospital. Both are expected to survive.

CHP investigators say fog played a factor in the crash.

Jackson Highway was closed for hours between Eagle’s Nest and Excelsior Roads.


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