ELK GROVE, Calif. (KTXL) – Elk Grove Boulevard was closed in both directions near Wymark Drive as authorities investigated a fatal crash.
The crash happened around 3 a.m. Friday, according to Jason Jimenez with the Elk Grove Police Department.
Police said an officer on patrol came upon a vehicle that had struck a tree.
Two people were inside the car. One person died at the scene; the other person was transported to the hospital.
The lanes have since reopened.
This is a developing story.