UPDATE: A Cottonwood man was killed in a multi-car wreck near Willows Saturday.
Action News Now has learned that the victim was a Pacific Gas and Electric employee. A PG&E spokesperson has identified him as Shane Keyser of Cottonwood. Keyser leaves behind a wife and three children.
"We offer our heartfelt support and prayers to Shane's family, including his wife, Michelle, their three children, and his fellow colleagues in Redding," stated PG&E spokesman Jesus Soto, Jr.
PG&E will be sending members of the company's gas leadership team to offer support to fellow employees Monday.
The CHP continues to investigate the crash.
WILLOWS, Calif. - One person is dead after a semi-truck hit multiple vehicles on Interstate 5 on Saturday near Willows, according to initial reports from the California Highway Patrol.
According to CHP, at noon a semi-truck was heading southbound on Interstate 5 when it suddenly crossed the center divider hitting several vehicles.
So far there is no additional information about the circumstances leading up to the crash or if anybody was arrested.
This is a developing story come back for updates.
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