FOLSOM (CBS13) – The Folsom Police Department is investigating after a father and his child crashed into a tree, killing the child.
According to police, the crash happened Thursday evening along Greenback Lane between American River Canyon Drive and Folsom Auburn Road. Greenback Lane will be closed for several hours between those two roadways.READ MORE: California COVID-19 Vaccine Lottery $1.5 Million Winners To Be Selected On Tuesday
Folsom police said the father was the driver at the time of the crash and no other vehicles were involved. The child was declared dead at the scene.READ MORE: What You Need To Know About California's Reopening
The condition of the father is unknown at this time. The identities of the two have not yet been released.MORE NEWS: City Of Sacramento Opening 2 Cooling Centers Starting Thursday Due To Heatwave
Authorities said they are investigating the cause of the crash.