One dead after rollover crash into pond on Highway 44 east of Redding

Vehicle rollover near Stillwater Rd. and Highway 44

One person was killed when a vehicle ran off Highway 44 into a pond east of Redding Thursday morning.

The victim was identified as a 47-year-old man from Manton. The CHP said his 1999 Chrysler Concord was traveling eastbound on Highway 44 near Stillwater Road around 7 a.m. when the vehicle drifted off the highway.

A person who was driving on Gilbert Road saw the vehicle in the water and notified authorities.

Highway 44 reopened just after 10 a.m.

The Shasta County Sheriff's Office Dive Team responded to make sure there was no one else in the vehicle.

This is a developing story, check back for updates.

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