23-year-old female killed, others injured in multi-vehicle collision

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ANTIOCH (KRON) — A 23-year-old female was killed and others were injured in a multi-vehicle collision on Friday night in Antioch.

At 9:33 p.m., Antioch and Brentwood Officers responded to a reported collision involving multiple vehicles on Lone Tree Way at the entrance to the Slatten Ranch Shopping Center in the City of Antioch.

Officers arrived to learn that a 23-year-old female driver of a white pickup truck had been westbound on Lone Tree Way prior to the collision. She failed to stop for a red traffic signal, she struck a vehicle that was making a left turn into the shopping center. The two vehicles then collided with a third vehicle that was turning right from the shopping center, attempting to head west on Lone Tree Way, according to police.

The collision caused the pickup truck to roll several times along Lone Tree Way and ejected the female driver who was not wearing a seatbelt. The female driver of the truck was found deceased alongside her vehicle. There were no other passengers in her vehicle.

The occupants of the two other vehicles were transported to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

The Antioch Police Department Traffic Unit responded and is currently investigating this collision.

It is suspected that speed and alcohol were involved in the cause of this collision.

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the Antioch Police at 925-778-2441. or also text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH.

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