1 dead, 2 injured in rollover near Yuba City, CHP says

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By Yosi Yahoudai
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A man was killed and two others injured in an early Monday morning car crash south of Yuba City. California Highway Patrol was dispatched around 2:07 a.m. to the crash site on Highway 99 between Richland and Lincoln roads. Witnesses told CHP the car was heavily weaving and unable to stay in its lane. The vehicle performed a series of sharp turns causing it to overturn and crash. The driver, a 28-year-old man from Antioch, was not wearing a seat belt. He was ejected through the windshield during the rollover and pronounced dead at the scene, CHP said. The other passengers, Raymond Green, 28, of Yuba City, and a three-year-old girl, were taken to different hospitals for minor injuries.A section of Highway 99 was closed for about two hours but since reopened, CHP said. Drugs are suspected as a factor in the crash. See our live traffic map for updates.Click the video player above to watch other morning headlines from KCRA News 3This story was curated by Hearst’s KCRA Alert Desk. See more coverage of top California stories here | Download our app.

A man was killed and two others injured in an early Monday morning car crash south of Yuba City.

California Highway Patrol was dispatched around 2:07 a.m. to the crash site on Highway 99 between Richland and Lincoln roads. Witnesses told CHP the car was heavily weaving and unable to stay in its lane. The vehicle performed a series of sharp turns causing it to overturn and crash.

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The driver, a 28-year-old man from Antioch, was not wearing a seat belt. He was ejected through the windshield during the rollover and pronounced dead at the scene, CHP said. The other passengers, Raymond Green, 28, of Yuba City, and a three-year-old girl, were taken to different hospitals for minor injuries.

A section of Highway 99 was closed for about two hours but since reopened, CHP said. Drugs are suspected as a factor in the crash.

See our live traffic map for updates.

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This story was curated by Hearst’s KCRA Alert Desk.

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Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.