Neland, California (October 4, 2019) – The California Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of a fatal car accident that occurred on Wednesday afternoon in Neland.

The accident occurred at about 12:30 p.m. at the intersection of English Road and W Schrimpf Road in Neland.

The crash involved a Ford van and a Hyundai. The officials said the Hyundai overturned after the collision while the Ford crashed into a pole after the accident.

One of the passengers of the Hyundai occupants was pronounced dead at the scene while a second passenger succumbed to her injuries at Desert Regional Hospital while undergoing treatment.

Both drivers sustained minor injuries in the accident.

No further information regarding the accident was provided.