PACIFICA, Calif. (KTVU) -- A Uber passenger was killed in a two vehicle crash early Christmas morning, that involved a wrong-way car, said CHP.
Authorities were first notified at 2:39 a.m., about a crash on northbound Highway 1, at Paloma Avenue.
The collision sparked a fire, authoirites said. The CHP closed the road for hours to investigate the scene, and remove the wreckage.
According to the Highway Patrol, a driver was going the wrong-way on HIghway 1, and slammed head-on into the car belonging to a Uber driver.
A passenger in his car was killed.
The Uber driver was taken to the hospital for unknown injuries, but we were told he was conscious while being loaded onto the ambulance.
The CHP says the wrong-way driver was also killed. Authorities have not yet released any of the identities.