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Motorcyclist killed in Knights Landing crash

A 49-year-old Knights Landing woman was killed Saturday afternoon when her motorcycle drifted into the opposite lane and was hit by a car in Knights Landing, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Caryn Dayle Hood sustained fatal injuries when she slammed head on into a 2003 Acura MDZ driven by Roberto Jose Perez, 37, of Oakland, the CHP said.

The accident occurred on Locust Street near Ninth Street in the unincorporated community in Yolo County.

The reasons for Hood going into the opposite lane are under investigation.

Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story contained an incorrect spelling of the victim’s name. The correct spelling is Caryn Dayle Hood.