Two men were killed late Tuesday when a wrong-way driver collided with an oncoming pickup on Interstate 5 north of Woodland.
The California Highway Patrol reported that about 11:30 p.m. a car was northbound at an unknown speed in the southbound fast lane on I-5 about 11 miles north of Woodland, near the town of Zamora.
At the same time, a pickup was southbound in the fast lane at about 90 mph, according to the CHP. The vehicles collided head-on.
The pickup ended up on the right shoulder of the freeway and caught fire. The 30-year-old male driver from Hollister, San Benito County, was pronounced dead.
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The car, driven by a 29-year-old man from El Nido, Merced County, ended up in the center divider. He also suffered fatal injuries. Their names were not released.