LIVE OAK (CBS13) – Highway 99 north of Yuba City back open tonight after a deadly crash closed the roadway for hours.
The CHP says the driver who caused the crash was texting at the time.READ MORE: 'Positivity, Acceptance And Love': Lodi Announces Location Of City's First-Ever Pride Festival
The crash happened just after 5 p.m. near Lomo Crossing in Live Oak. According to the CHP, a driver was texting and hit a car, causing a chain reaction involving five vehicles.READ MORE: Fans Back In Stands At All American Speedway In Roseville
One person died and several others were injured — two with major injuries.
The driver accused of texting was taken to the hospital.MORE NEWS: 1 Injured In Highway 50 Crash That Caused Major Backups In Sacramento
A full investigation is underway.