A Scott’s valley man was killed and a Sacramento woman was critically injured in a head on collision on CA-32. The man, identified as Jeremy Kline of Scott’s Valley was driving into Santa Cruz early in the morning. The woman, Susan McCarthy as student as Sacramento State, was returning from a New Year’s party held by students on the beach in Santa Cruz. According to Highway Patrol officers, the SUV McCarthy was driving veered into the oncoming lane and struck Kline’s sedan head on. Open containers of alcohol and marijuana where found in Susan’s vehicle. McCarthy was air lifted to UC Davis Medical center while Kline was declared dead on scene. A passenger in Susan’s vehicle was also injured and is being treated at Dominican hospital in Santa Cruz. Her name is being withheld pending notification of her family.