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.READ MORE: Experts: California Lacked Safeguards For Gun Owner Info
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.READ MORE: Fourth of July Celebrations Will Cost You More This Year, But How Much?
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.MORE NEWS: Highway 50 Back Open, I-80 Still Closed In Sierra Ahead Of July 4 Weekend
No additional information is available at this time.