Two People Killed In Head-On Crash Near Mt. Shasta, Third Person Suffers Major Burns

Two people were killed in a collision near Mount Shasta Thursday night. At around 6 O’clock a northbound car was in the southbound lanes of Interstate Five near Mount Shasta Boulevard when it collided head-on with another car. Both vehicle caught fire after the crash and both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger in the southbound vehicle was transported to Mercy Mount Shasta, and then flown to U.C. Davis Medical Center with major burn injuries.