Car Sails Off Overpass, Four Dead
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ Four of five people in a Pontiac Trans-Am were killed Thursday when their car sailed off a freeway overpass and crashed onto the highway below.
The car soared off the roadway at 2 a.m., traveled about 150 feet and landed on the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 north of downtown, police said.
All five were ejected from the vehicle.
Police were not immediately able to determine who was driving.
Two women and a man died at the scene, and a second man died later at University Medical Center, said police spokeswoman Michele Quattrin.
A fifth victim remained in critical condition Thursday, she said.