SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – At least one person is dead from a crash involving a car and pickup truck in on Highway 1 in San Francisco’s Richmond District early Monday morning.
According to police, the crash took place at the intersection of Park Presidio Boulevard and California Street around 3:00 a.m.READ MORE: San Francisco, Tourism Industry Offer Cash Rewards To Stop Auto Burglary Fencing Operation
Authorities said a Chevrolet pickup was traveling eastbound on California and and a Nissan sedan was going northbound on Park Presidio when the crash occurred.
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Police said the driver of the Nissan died at the scene. The driver of the pickup, identified as a 39-year-old man from San Jose, and his 26-year-old passenger, were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
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A major thoroughfare connecting the Golden Gate Bridge with 19th Avenue, Park Presidio was closed for part of the morning commute.