All lanes on Highway 70 in Yuba County reopened following fatal head-on collision

POSTED: 1:39 PM Aug 02 2013   UPDATED: 3:21 PM Aug 02 2013

All lanes of Highway 70 in Yuba County have reopened after being closed due to a CHP investigation into a fatal head-on collision.

A 71-year-old man was driving a truck that drifted into oncoming traffic and hit a sedan. He was airlifted to Ride Out Hospital in Marysville.

The 57-year-old woman who was driving a sedan was transported to Ride Out Hospital where she was eventually pronounced dead.