SODA SPRINGS (CBS13) — More than seven hours later, eastbound Interstate 80 has reopened after four people were killed in a wrong-way crash in the Sierra early Saturday, the California Highway Patrol confirmed to CBS13.
Eastbound Highway 20 at Nevada Street in Nevada City has also reopened.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested After Car Chase In Downtown Sacramento
According to the CHP, two adults and two children died in the crash.READ MORE: Wet Weather May Have Played Role In Davis Crash That Killed 1-Year-Old
The crash happened just before 4:45 a.m. near Eagle Lakes Road near Yuba Pass and Crystal Lake.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Valley Chorus To Take Part In 80th Anniversary Of Pearl Harbor Attack In Hawaii
The CHP said a Jeep was driving the wrong way and caused a collision involving two other cars. The four people who died were not in the Jeep.