Police Investigate Deadly 2-Car Crash in Folsom

FOLSOM -- Police are investigating a deadly, two-car crash near the intersection East Bidwell Street and Blue Ravine Road.

Sgt. Andrew Bates with the Folsom Police Department reports a driver in a black Porsche sedan speeding west on Blue Ravine Road lost control of his car. It struck a white truck on the other side of the road.

Witnesses say they heard explosions as the Porsche caught fire at the scene. Passersby tried to save the driver in the Porsche but weren't able to get into the car. Folsom police say the driver died in the fire.

Two other people were injured and hospitalized, police told FOX40.

Blue Ravine Road was shut down between Riley and East Bidwell until around 3 p.m.