2 Killed, Ramon Sadiel Arrested after Redding Car Accident on Interstate 5 near McCardle Flat Road
Redding, California (September 14, 2019) – Ramon Martinez Sadiel,36, was arrested after a traffic accident that killed two people early Friday morning in Redding, the California Highway Patrol.
The fatal accident took place at around 2:33 a.m. Friday, September 13 on Interstate 5 north, just south of McCardle Flat Road.
According to the CHP, Sadiel was driving southbound in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 north when his Dodge truck collided head-on with an oncoming Ford truck.
The two occupants of the Ford died in the crash. Their names have not been disclosed pending notification of family.
Sadiel and his passenger were transported to Mercy Hospital for treatment of unspecified. Sadiel was later arrested and booked into the Shasta County Jail on charges of vehicular manslaughter and DUI.
An investigation into the crash is underway.