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CHP: Fatal Accident South of Gridley, Vehicle in Ditch

The CHP is reporting a fatal accident after a vehicle veered off the roadway and landed in a ditch submerging the car in the water south of Gridley.

Posted: Jun 1, 2018 10:53 PM
Updated: Jun 2, 2018 11:24 AM

GRIDLEY, Calif. -  The CHP is reporting a fatal accident after a vehicle veered off the roadway and landed in a ditch submerging the car in the water, south of Gridley.

The California Highway Patrol says a vehicle veered off French Avenue and landed in a ditch submerging the car in the water.

The CHP says there was only one occupant in the car.

This happened right before 7:30 Friday evening.

We've reached out to the CHP for more information but they said they'll release details at a later time.

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