PATTERSON, Calif. (AP) — The California Highway Patrol says four people died when the driver of the car they were in lost control and struck a steel power pole on a Central Valley road.
The crash occurred around 7:30 p.m. Monday in Patterson, a city near Modesto.
CHP Officer Eric Parsons tells the Modesto Bee the Lexus was seen speeding before the crash. Two females in the back seat and two males in the front died at the scene.
The victims' identities were not released.
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