STOCKTON (CBS13) — Authorities say that five people are dead after a 2-vehicle crash east of Stockton Tuesday morning.
The crash scene is on eastbound Highway 4 near Van Allen Road.READ MORE: Oakland City Council Votes to Defund Police, Stripping More Than $17M from Department Budget
California Highway Patrol says the five killed were all riding in the same van when they hit by a pickup truck.
Investigators say the van had been heading northbound Van Allen Road and was trying to cross State Route 4 when it was broadsided by a pickup truck heading eastbound.READ MORE: 165 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized, Man Arrested In Oakland Crackdown
Initially, four people were reported killed in the crash, but a little later it was announced that a fifth person had died.
Fog is believed to have been a contributing factor.Menlo Park Fire Chief: Time Is Short in Search for Survivors of Florida Condo Collapse
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