Person ejected, other injuries reported in car crash near Cholame ‘Y’

Sacramento Bee file

Update, 7:30 a.m.

A woman was killed and seven other people were injured as a result of the crash, the CHP said. 

Original story: 

Highway 41/46 near the Shandon Rest Area was closed in both directions for about an hour and a half Tuesday night as emergency crews responded to the scene of a car crash.

A car reportedly rolled over and down an embankment, ejecting at least one person, according to Cal Fire and California Highway Patrol.

The patient was transported to a nearby hospital, according to the San Luis Obispo CHP Traffic Incident Information Page. Cal Fire reported multiple injuries.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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