Overnight Accident Discovered In Morning

May 21, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
This morning a driver on Highway 41 discovered a fatal accident that happened sometime overnight.The highway patrol says the driver of a car was speeding and could not slow down in time for a curve on the southbound 41 transition ramp to westbound 180.

They say his car hit a guardrail then a tree, splitting the car in half. The driver and passenger died at the scene.

The highway patrol doesn't know at this time if alcohol was a factor in the accident.