By Liam Bass

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A vehicle accident has caused a section of Stockton Boulevard to be closed in Sacramento, said the California Highway Patrol.

Stockton Blvd. was closed between 65th Street and Riza Avenue and CHP was advising drivers to avoid the area.

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According to CHP, a driver was speeding southbound on Stockton Boulevard when they broadsided a vehicle north of 65th Street.

Both people who were in the broadsided vehicle sustained fatal injuries.

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One of the deceased has been identified as Tien Thuy Le, a 46-year-old woman from Sacramento.

The driver of the speeding vehicle sustained major injuries.

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No additional information is available at this time.