Echo Lake Head-On Accident on Highway 50 near Sierra-At-Tahoe Road
Echo Lake, California (December 23, 2019) – One person was possibly injured in a traffic collision involving two vehicles in the area of Echo Lake on Sunday afternoon.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the two-vehicle crash was reported shortly after 5:00 p.m. December 22, along Highway 50 just west of Sierra-At-Tahoe Road in El Dorado County.
The accident involved a white cargo van and a small silver SUV.
The two vehicles crashed head-on along the highway for reasons still under an active investigation.
Paramedics responded to the scene shortly after the crash and attended to one person who was believed to have been injured.
The current condition and the identity of the victim remain unknown to this time.
Officials said both the eastbound and westbound lanes of the highway were closed down as police conducted the investigation.
The accident remains under an active investigation.