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2 Killed In Fatal Accident on I-5 South Near Elk Grove Boulevard Exit

2 Killed In Fatal Accident on I-5 South Near Elk Grove Boulevard Exit

On Sunday around 9 PM, two people were killed in an accident on I-5 south near the Elk Grove Boulevard exit. The driver of a Nissan sedan, traveling 70 MPH ran into the back of a semi-truck after an earlier collision caused traffic delays.

Consequently, the driver and passenger of the sedan died at the scene.

Additionally, one lane on southbound I-5 was closed for a couple of hours after the incident.  All lanes were re-opened by 11 PM.

The names of the victims have not been released.

Additionally, no other injuries were reported.

Update on 11/20/2019:

The victims of the incident were identified as Mariah Alvarado and Cierra Wallace of Stockton, CA.  Our heartfelt condolences go out to victims and their family.

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Originally from Ohio, Roshá, a graduate of The Ohio State University, has worked in higher education for over 15 years. As a new California resident and nature lover, Roshá enjoys road-trips and exploring NorCal with her family.

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