A Nevada City woman was declared dead at the scene of a car accident on Highway 20 late Saturday night. CHP Public Information Officer Greg Tassone says the accident was reported shortly before midnight. Tassone says 25 year-old Shaina Herman of Nevada City lost control of her car and hit a tree.
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The CHP and the coroner are trying to determine why the young woman lost control of her car. The driver was the only person involved in the accident.