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Woman dies in I-5 accident near Gustine

A woman whose car veered off northbound Interstate 5 near Gustine Sunday died in the accident, the California Highway Patrol reported.

The woman, whose name and age and city of residence is unknown, was driving a 2003 Volvo on Interstate 5 just south of Highway 140 about 12:30 p.m. when the car drifted off the east side of the road, ran through a fence and flew into a dry creek bed, according to a CHP news release.

The woman was pinned inside the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. The cause of the accident is unknown.

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