KINGSBURG, Calif. (AP) — The California Highway Patrol said Monday that two of its officers have been killed in an early morning accident in the Central Valley.
Authorities say the officers were killed while responding to a call of a multi-vehicle accident on Highway 99 in the town of Kingsburg around 6 a.m. local time Monday.
The CHP said the officers' car lost control and slammed into a guardrail. Two unidentified male officers died after their vehicle overturned.
The highway was expected to be closed for most of the day Monday as accident reconstruction teams investigate what happened.
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