ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. (FOX11) - Four people who died in a head-on collision involving two motorcycles near Modjeska Canyon have been identified.
The deadly crash happened Sunday around 4:30 p.m. near Santiago Canyon and Modjeska Canyon roads.
According to the California Highway Patrol a Harley Davidson carrying two people going northbound on Santiago Canyon swerved into oncoming traffic to get around a Scion TC.
Officers say the Harley Davidson then slammed head-on into a Honda motorcycle carrying two people.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office has identified the four as Regina Michelle Crowder, 48, of Fountain Valley; Jon Michael Schwarz, 50, of Tustin; David Mark Terman, 59, of Santa Ana; and Edith Mae Hegy, 62, of Elko, Nevada.
The crash forced the closure of Santiago Canyon Road in both directions from Silverado Canyon to Hicks Haul Road for hours. CHP reopened the road around 1:50 a.m. Monday.