Person killed in head-on Highway 1 crash
May 26, 2016
One person died Wednesday in a head-on collision on Highway 1 near Piedras Blancas. Four other people were injured in the crash, two of whom suffered major injuries.
The collision occurred around 2:30 p.m. One car crossed the yellow line and collided with a vehicle heading the opposite direction, according to the CHP.
It is unclear what caused the car to cross the yellow line. CHP officers are still investigating the crash.
Following the crash, authorities closed a section of Highway 1 and reopened it around 4 p.m.