Missing couple from Yuba City found dead

36-year-old Juan Almanza Zavala and 29-year-old Janette Pantoja were found dead inside the car.

CHP is conducting an investigation into the crash, and it is unknown who the driver was at the time of the crash.

When Zavala and Pantoja did not return home on the evening of Aug. 7, their families reported them missing.

The Nevada County Sheriff's Office says that a man found a car that crashed near Highway 20 near Poker Flat Road in Penn Valley around 5 p.m.

When units arrived on the scene, they investigated and found a vehicle that was not immediately visible from the road.

Upon further investigation, skid marks were visible in the dirt of the highway shoulder, said Yuba City PD.

CHP is conducting a vehicle accident investigation.