WOODLAND, Calif. (AP) - Authorities have identified the six people killed in a crash caused by a wrong-way driver on a Northern California highway.
The California Highway Patrol says it received calls around 12:30 a.m. Sunday about a Chevrolet heading south in northbound lanes of Interstate 5 near Woodland.
The CHP says the 2013 Chevrolet with only the female driver inside collided with a Dodge carrying five people about 20 miles northwest of Sacramento. Both vehicles were engulfed in flames.
Officials say the woman in the Chevrolet and everyone in the Dodge - three women and two men - died at the scene.
The victims have been identified as:
- 38-year-old Michelle Doxie
- 19-year-old Jessica Garcia Romero
- 23-year-old Kristian Macias Paiz
- 21-year-old Raquel Lopez Valencia
- 25-year-old Cristhian Lopez Cambron
- 19-year-old Yaneth Lopez Cambron
Investigators will try to determine whether alcohol or drugs played a role.
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