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2 killed in Woodland car crash after vehicle drives off highway

California Highway Patrol said Thursday that a Ford driving westbound on I-80 approached Mace Boulevard at high speeds before coming to rest in a nearby roadway.

WOODLAND, Calif. — A solo car crash in Woodland ended in the death of two people and major injuries to a third person Thanksgiving morning, according to California Highway Patrol.

Officers said a Ford going at high speeds westbound on I-80 toward Mace Boulevard drove from the roadway onto an adjacent street, County Road 32A.

Police describe the incident as a collision and said investigations are underway into the death of the driver and one of the passengers, as well as a second passenger who sustained major injuries.

It is unknown at this time if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the incident.

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