FAIRFIELD (CBS13) — A driver is dead after crashing head-on into a car carrier near Fairfield, police said Monday evening.
The collision happened just after 4 p.m. in the area of Vanden Road between the Leisure Town Road traffic circle and Cannon Road between Vacaville and Fairfield.READ MORE: R. Kelly Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison On Federal Sex Trafficking Charges
Fairfield police said a driver crossed the double yellow lines in the roadway and hit the car carrier head-on.READ MORE: California Lawmakers To Vote On $307.9 Billion Spending Plan
The driver of the vehicle died at the scene. The driver of the carrier was uninjured and remained at the scene to cooperate with investigators.MORE NEWS: Rices Fire Updates: Evacuation Advisories Upgraded To Warnings In Yuba County
The crash forced an hours-long closure of Vanden between Cannon and Leisure Town.