DONNER PASS, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- A woman is dead after being hit by a car following two different accidents on Interstate 80 eastbound, just west of Donner Pass on Thursday.
California Highway Patrol officials say a car lost control and ran into an embankment. The two passengers exited the car in the shoulder, when another driver lost control of his car and hit the female passenger of the first car.
Truckee Fire officials pronounced the 40-year-old dead at the scene. Her identity has not yet been released.