Fatal Vacaville Crash Interstate 80 Freeway, I-505 Freeway

Interstate 80 Freeway Crash in Vacaville, California

 Fatal Vacaville Crash Interstate 80 Freeway, I-505 FreewayVACAVILLE, Calif. (August 12, 2021) — A fatal Vacaville crash on the Interstate 80 Freeway happened early Thursday near the split with the Interstate 505.

UPDATE: Coroner Identifies Woman Killed in Crash 

A driver reportedly crossed over all lanes and collided with at least three other vehicles, according to the California Highway Patrol.

One person was thrown from a vehicle and wound up in the No. 4 lane after the 4:55 a.m. collision. The person died at the scene of the crash on August 12th. The person’s age and gender is unknown at this time.

Additionally, the drivers involved included a black 2019 Hyundai Ionic, a Volkswagen Golf, a silver Chevrolet pickup truck, a white sedan and a blue Honda Civic sedan, police said. Tow trucks removed the vehicles including the Volkswagen with major front-end damage and the Honda with moderate front-end damage.

All of the eastbound lanes of the freeway were blocked by vehicle and debris from the fatal Vacaville crash on the Interstate 80.  Authorities closed down the Interstate 80 Freeway and diverted traffic off about 5:10 a.m.

Meanwhile, investigators seek to determine what led up to the collision and liability. They did not release the victim’s name at this time.

The freeway reopened to traffic by 7:15 a.m. the same day.

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