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Update | Fatality Reported in Crash on Lone Tree Way and SR-4 in Antioch

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March 21, 2023
Edward Smith

Fatality Reported in Lone Tree Way Crash

On the night of Friday, March 17, 2023, authorities reported a fatality following a motor vehicle crash on Lone Tree Way at SR-4 in Antioch. The incident occurred shortly before 10:20 p.m. and involved two vehicles, according to the Antioch Police Department.

Details on the Fatality Reported in the Crash on Lone Tree Way

A preliminary release by Antioch PD indicated that a vehicle was headed southbound on Lone Tree Way toward East Tregallas Road. For unknown reasons, the vehicle allegedly struck another vehicle that was exiting eastbound State Route 4 and making a turn on Lone Tree Way.

The occupants of the second vehicle stayed at the crash site and were not injured in the motor vehicle accident, according to officials. Sadly, authorities pronounced one party in the other car deceased at the scene. Two people in that same vehicle were also critically injured and taken to the hospital, officials said.

A recent update revealed that a second party succumbed to their injuries from the crash. The death was confirmed by the Contra Costa County Coroner’s Office over the weekend. One of the two parties that were taken to the hospital passed away during hospitalization. Additional information was not immediately available.

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