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1 dead after car crashes over edge of Skyway

One person is dead after their car crashed off of the edge of the Skyway, just east of Lookout Point.

Posted: Mar 25, 2019 2:18 PM

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - One person is dead after their car crashed off of the edge of the Skyway, just east of Lookout Point.

Cal Fire and other entities responded to the scene around 9 a.m. on Monday.

Personnel on scene confirmed that the one person in the vehicle was deceased. 

Crews worked for several hours to extricate the victim and bring them up over the canyon. 

Officials have not identified the victim involved or the cause of the crash. 

Stay with Action News Now for the latest updates as they become available. 

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