Chico police: Crash leaves 1 dead, 1 injured


CHICO, Calif. - A two-vehicle car crash left one person dead and one in the hospital Saturday evening. 

According to the Chico Police Department, the crash took place around 6:25 p.m. at the intersection of Skyway and Forest Avenue. 

Chico Fire-Recuse and EMS arrived on scene and tended to both drivers. Both parties were transported to a local hospital. Later, one of the drivers succumbed to their injuries and was pronounced dead.

The identities of the deceased and the driver involved are being withheld.