OAKDALE (CBS13) — A woman has died after a head-on crash involving a box truck along Highway 108/120 between Oakdale and Knights Ferry on Friday morning.
California Highway Patrol says, a little after 6 a.m., the woman was driving a sedan westbound on SR-108 east of Lancaster Road when she approached a bend in the road. For some reason, she let her car go into the oncoming lane — right in front of a box truck.
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The woman sedan was then struck head-on. She was pronounced dead at the scene, officers say.
No other injuries were reported.READ MORE: Coast Guard: 1,200-Foot Ship Dragged California Oil Pipeline
It’s unclear, at this point, if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the crash.
One-way traffic control was in place through most of the morning. The roadway was cleared by 10:30 a.m., but some residual traffic may remain.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Non-Profit Aims To Help Single Moms During Holidays