ELK GROVE (CBS13) — The Sacramento County Coroner has identified two 19-year-olds who died in a crash in Elk Grove on Sunday night.
Mariah Alvarado and Cierra Wallace, both of Stockton, died after crashing into the back of a big rig at 70 miles per hour without hitting the brakes, California Highway Patrol investigators said.READ MORE: California COVID-19 Vaccine Lottery $1.5 Million Winners To Be Selected On Tuesday Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You Get Another Relief Payment?
The deadly collision happened on Interstate 5 just south of Elk Grove Boulevard.MORE NEWS: What You Need To Know About California's Reopening
The cause of the crash remains under investigation. Drugs or alcohol did not appear to be factors, CHP said.