Woman Killed In Fiery Crash On I-5 In South Redding Friday Morning

The Shasta County Coroner’s Office is trying to determine the identity of a woman who died in a fiery crash on Interstate 5 early Friday morning. At 1:07AM, the woman drove a Lexus the wrong way from South Bonnyview Road north onto the Southbound Interstate 5 offramp. After entering the lanes of the freeway, the Lexus ran head-on into a big rig driven by 43-year-old Gurpreet Singh of Fairfield. Both vehicles ended up in the center divider fully engulfed in flames. Singh was treated at Mercy Hospital for minor injuries. The Lexus driver was declared dead at the scene.