RANCHO CORDOVA (CBS13) – Traffic was seriously backing up on eastbound Highway 50 in the Rancho Cordova area Wednesday morning due to a deadly crash.

The incident happened a little after 8 a.m. just west of Sunrise Boulevard.

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According to California Highway Patrol, there was a Toyota Tercel that was pulled over on the shoulder. At some point, the driver tried to get back onto the freeway. A Toyota Prius then rear-ended the Tercel – pushing the car onto the freeway at the same time a cement truck was passing through.

The cement truck broadsided the Tercel, killing the right front passenger.

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Officers say the driver of the Tercel and the Prius were taken to the hospital, but both are expected to survive.

All lanes were reopened on the highway a little after 10 a.m.

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Residual delays were present on eastbound Highway 50 through the morning.