Two People Die in Yuba County Crash

Investigators say this may be a DUI incident.

Posted: Jun 11, 2018 1:45 PM

Yuba County, Calif. - The CHP is investigating a crash that killed two people on Marysville Road in the Dobbins area of Yuba County.
it happened just before six o'clock Sunday night just west of Yuba Ranch Way.

Officers say the driver of a Subaru Outback left the road and hit a tree. The driver,  27 year old Ilya Koloyartsev, and his front seat passenger, 31 year old Jennifer Coffey ... both of Oregon House ... were pronounced dead at the scene.

A one year old boy riding in a child safety seat had moderate injuries and was taken to U.C. Davis Medical Center for treatment.

Action News Now spoke with CHP Officials and they said they are investigating the possibility Koloyartsev was under the influence of alcohol or drugs. They said it will take a toxicology report to confirm that, and that it could take several weeks for the results.

Article Comments

Chico
Overcast
57° wxIcon
Hi: 59° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 57°
Oroville
Overcast
57° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 57°
Paradise
Overcast
57° wxIcon
Hi: 51° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 57°
Chester
Overcast
42° wxIcon
Hi: 47° Lo: 24°
Feels Like: 39°
Red Bluff
Broken Clouds
58° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 58°
Willows
Overcast
57° wxIcon
Hi: 59° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 57°
Heavy rain and snow has returned to Northern California. Showers and possible thundershowers will continue on Sunday. Drier weather is ahead for most of next week.
KHSL Severe
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events