THE INTERSTATE REOPENED THIS MORNING JUST BEFORE 3:30. TWO WOMEN WERE KILLED, AFTER A CAR THEY WERE IN PLUNGED OVER AN OCEAN CLIFF ALONG THE CENTRAL COAST. BODEGA BAY FIRE CREWS SAY DOZENS OF PEOPLE VISITING THE SCENIC OVERLOOK NEAR THE HEAD TRAIL SAW THE SUV GO DOWN THE CLIFF. IT LANDED ON ITS ROOF. BY THE TIME CREWS GOT TO THE SUV, THE WOMEN INSIDE HAD DIED. THEIR NAMES HAVE NOT BEEN RELEASED. THE CAUSE OF THE CRASH IS UNDER INVESTIG

2 die after car plunges over Northern California cliff

Updated: 7:03 PM PDT Apr 4, 2021

Two women died Saturday after a car they were in plunged over a Northern California ocean cliff and landed about 70 feet on the rocks below.Dozens of people who were visiting the scenic overlook near the Bodega Bay’s Head Trail witnessed the Toyota SUV go down the cliff and land on its roof, Capt. Justin Fox of the Bodega Bay Fire Protection District said.By the time firefighters and a deputy got down to the vehicle, the women inside had died, he said. Their names have not been released.The cause of the crash was under investigation. California Highway Patrol Officer David de Rutte said investigators will look into several factors, including autopsy results, the vehicle, and witness statements.

BODEGA BAY, Calif. — Two women died Saturday after a car they were in plunged over a Northern California ocean cliff and landed about 70 feet on the rocks below.Dozens of people who were visiting the scenic overlook near the Bodega Bay’s Head Trail witnessed the Toyota SUV go down the cliff and land on its roof, Capt. Justin Fox of the Bodega Bay Fire Protection District said.
By the time firefighters and a deputy got down to the vehicle, the women inside had died, he said. Their names have not been released.The cause of the crash was under investigation. California Highway Patrol Officer David de Rutte said investigators will look into several factors, including autopsy results, the vehicle, and witness statements.