Two killed in Rancho Cordova crash

Two people were killed in a Saturday afternoon crash on Grant Line Road at Raymer Way, according to Rancho Cordova police.

Police said a blue Chevrolet truck making a U-turn was struck by a white Jeep Cherokee at 1:30 p.m.

The driver of the truck and a passenger in the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene. Police said occupants of the Jeep vehicle were taken to the hospital for medical treatment of unspecified injuries.

Identities of the deceased have not been released.

Police said the cause of the collision remains under investigation.

Investigators are asking witnesses or anyone with information about the crash to contact the Rancho Cordova Police Department at (916) 874-5115. Tip information also can be left anonymously at www.sacsheriff.com by entering the keyword “SSD,” or by calling (916) 874-8477.

Call The Bee’s Mark Glover, (916) 321-1184.