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.


More From CBS Sacramento

Tickets to aftershock now on sale
Follow Us On Facebook

Listen Live