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All lanes on Highway 70 in Yuba County reopened following fatal head-on collision

Published On: Aug 02 2013 03:39:52 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 02 2013 05:21:41 PM CDT

All lanes of Highway 70 in Yuba County have reopened after being closed due to a CHP investigation into a fatal head-on collision.

A 71-year-old man was driving a truck that drifted into oncoming traffic and hit a sedan. He was airlifted to Ride Out Hospital in Marysville.

The 57-year-old woman who was driving a sedan was transported to Ride Out Hospital where she was eventually pronounced dead.