STOCKTON (CBS/AP) — Two people were killed and eight others injured after a minivan filled with 10 teenagers lost control on a San Joaquin Delta road near Stockton.
The California Highway Patrol says the 2006 Toyota Sienna veered off Eight Mile Road west of Stockton around at 3:45 p.m. Friday and plunged 10 feet into White Slough where it landed on its roof.READ MORE: Passenger Killed In Crash On Highway 680 In Milpitas; Driver Arrested For DUI
A boy died at the scene and a girl died after being taken to the hospital. Eight others were taken to the hospital, with some suffering from hypothermia after being in the water.READ MORE: Optimism Soaring In San Francisco Bay Area As COVID Pandemic Woes And Worries Ease
The CHP said the teens ranged from 13 to 17 years old and several of the passengers were not wearing seat belts.
Investigators said the 17-year-old driver did not have a license; they don’t believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.MORE NEWS: 'This Is Not Just Any Usual Recovery': Economist Explains Rash Of Price Hikes, Product Shortages
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