Fatal Crash in Del Norte County
Two people are dead after their truck went off a river access road near Highway 197 in Del Norte County.
According to the CHP, a Dodge pickup was traveling on the access road at around 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, when it went off the embankment toward the Smith River.
The vehicle flipped onto its roof and became engulfed in flames. Both the driver and passenger died at the scene. They have not been identified.