1 Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Highway 49 Near Cramer Road
3 Vehicles Involved in Fatal Auburn Accident
Auburn, CA (December 4, 2019) – One person was killed in a multi-vehicle crash in Auburn. The fatal accident occurred on the afternoon of December 4 on Highway 49.
A Volkswagen Golf was traveling at around 85 mph and passing cars on northbound Highway 49 near Cramer Road. The Volkswagen then swerved into the southbound lanes and hit a Ford F-150. The Volkswagen then lost control and was broadsided by an Acura.
The 21-year-old man driving the Volkswagen was killed in the crash. The driver of the Acura, a 73-year-old man from Grass Valley was hospitalized with major injuries. The two occupants of the pickup truck were not injured.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.