SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Authorities have closed El Camino Avenue in the Natomas following a deadly crash involving a car and a motorcycle.
First responders arrived at the scene just after 3 p.m. and found the motorcyclist in critical condition, according to Sacramento Police. That person, only identified as a male, was taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead.
El Camino Avenue is expected to remain closed -- from Thelma Avenue to Reiner Way -- for a few more hours crash investigators are on the scene. Drivers are being asked to take alternate routes.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
Here is a live look at traffic in the area from Waze: