SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, Calif. (KABC) -- One person was killed and another injured when a sedan and a big rig collided on Ortega Highway in San Juan Capistrano early Friday.
The crash occurred near Antonio Parkway just after 2:30 a.m., sheriff's deputies said.
The driver of the sedan was pronounced dead. The driver of the big rig was transported to a local hospital in unknown condition.
Ortega Highway was temporarily closed in both directions between Antonio Parkway and Avenida Siega. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
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