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Motorists killed in West Sacramento crash are identified

Two people killed in a crash that closed a West Sacramento roadway for about five hours on Monday have been identified by coroner’s officials.

In addition to the two who died, two others were injured in the three-vehicle collision. Sacramento County coroner’s deputies identified one of the dead as Lloyd Eugene Tinsley, 37, of West Sacramento. Yolo County Sheriff-Coroner officials identified the second person killed as Stefanie Finnegan, 37, of West Sacramento.

Police spokesman Sgt. Roger Kinney said the crash occurred about 4:30 p.m. on Southport Parkway near Lake Washington Boulevard. Southport Parkway re-opened around 10 p.m.

Two people were trapped and had to be extricated by firefighters using the jaws of life. A helicopter ambulance transported victims to an area hospital, Kinney said.

No information was available on how the collision occurred.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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