While driving west of Yuba City on Highway 20 Saturday morning two people died in a head-on collision.
Around 10:05 a.m., Jacob Correia, 18, was driving westbound on Highway 20. The 18-year-old driver crashed into the back of the car in front of him, pushing it into a tractor.
Correia’s Ford Expedition swerved into the eastbound lane of the roadway and collided head-on with a Chevrolet S-10, according to the CHP.
Another driver on the eastbound side of the road who saw the head-on collision was unable to stop his car before hitting the back of the Chevrolet.
CHP officials report the 48-year-old male driver and 58-year-old female passenger of the Chevrolet both died at the scene of the crash.
Correia was injured and flown to a hospital. No one else was injured in the collisions.
Neither drugs nor alcohol were involved in the collisions.