Paso Robles Police Department released the following information:
Around 4 p.m. Wednesday the Paso Robles Police Department and Department of Emergency Services were dispatched to the area of Highway 46 East and Union Road regarding a two vehicle injury collision with possible fatalities.
Officers and Firefighters arrived on scene and determined a passenger car attempting to cross Highway 46 East from Union Road crossed into the path of an eastbound pickup truck. The pickup truck and passenger car collided in the eastbound lanes of traffic.
The collision resulted in the death of the car’s two occupants. The degree of injury of those occupying the pickup truck is pending as of the time of this release. Police will issue further updates as they become available.
The Paso Robles Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance for information about this collision.
Anyone witnessed the collision or with information is encouraged to call the Paso Robles Police Department at 805-237-6464.