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Fatal crash closes section of Baseline Road in Roseville

Roseville police report that Baseline Road near Watt Avenue and Fiddyment Road will be closed for several hours due to a fatal traffic collision.

Three vehicles were involved in the crash, which occurred about 5 p.m. Friday One person died after being transported to Sutter Roseville Medical Center, said Rob Baquera, Police Department spokesman. No one else involved in the collision was injured, he said.

No information was available on what led to the crash, Baquera said.

Baseline Road is expected to remain closed past 2 a.m. Saturday for the investigation.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy