Tree Crushes Vehicle Leaving 2 Dead In Del Norte County

A Yreka couple was killed when a tree fell on their car as they were traveling down the road in Del Norte. On Thursday just before Noon a 2016 Honda Accord was southbound on Highway 199 north of Walker Road when a large Redwood tree unexpectedly fell over directly on top of the car, crushing it. The 36-year-old driver and 45-year-old passenger were killed. According to social media chatter, the couple left behind five children