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2 dead in Highway 395 crash Friday night in Adelanto

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CHP officials shut down the highway for a full investigation. (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)

ADELANTO, Calif. (VVNG.com) — Two people were killed in a head-on crash on Highway 395 in Adelanto Friday night.

The crash was reported at about 10:35 p.m. January 11, 2019, just south of Shadow Mountain on U.S. Highway 395.

San Bernardino County Fire, AMR, and the California Highway Patrol responded to the crash where they found two vehicles with major front-damage and debris scattered on the roadway.

CHP officials told Victor Valley News that one person from each vehicle was pronounced deceased, and another person was airlifted to a trauma center.

The vehicles, a Cadillac Xt5 SUV and a white Toyota Corolla, had collided head-on.

Footage shows the aftermath of the crash on Highway 395 Friday night.

According to the CHP incident logs, a caller reported that one of the involved drivers was driving reckless prior to the crash and was passing over double solid yellow lines.

Highway 395 in the immediate area will be close for several while the California Highway Patrol Investigate.

To the right of the vehicle is a motor that came from a white Toyota during the head-on crash.(Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)
A white Toyota Corolla came to a rest on the right shoulder of the northbound lanes of Highway 395. (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)

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