ANTIOCH, Calif. (KTVU) - A deadly crash has shut down busy Hillcrest Avenue in Antioch for the heart of the morning commute.
According to authorities a 26-year-old Richmond man was killed in the crash.
According to Antioch Police the crash happened sometime before 3 a.m. on Hillcrest Avenue between Country Hills Drive and Sterling Hill Drive.
The exact circumstances of the crash are not known at this time, but authorities say speed was a factor.
The road is closed and will remain that way for a significant period.
As a result, they are urging drivers to find another way around the area.
Antioch police are continuing to investigate.