Passenger Injured in High-Speed Crash in Santa Rosa
Santa Rosa, CA (October 6, 2022) On Tuesday evening, 18-year-old Anthony Martinez and his 17-year-old passenger were injured in a vehicle crash on San Miguel Avenue.
Authorities say that Martinez was driving a a white Infiniti at high-speed at around 6:40 p.m. in the area of San Miguel Avenue in northwest Santa Rosa.
Officials attempted to pull him over but Martinez fled the traffic stop, The suspect drove his vehicle into a residential neighborhood. Consequently, Martinez lost control of his vehicle and collided with 2 parked vehicles.
Both Martinez and his 17-year-old passenger sustained minor injuries in the crash.
Sonoma County Sheriff deputies say that they found an unregistered Glock pistol and a 16-round magazine made for the gun inside Martinez’ vehicle.
Deputies booked Anthony Martinez into the Sonoma County Jail. Officials say that he is charged with child endangerment, possession of an unregistered firearm and possession of a concealed loaded firearm in public.
This is a powerful reminder to always pay close attention to drivers around you. Constantly keep a considerable distance from others just in case harm is near.
When driving, it is important to follow all driving laws and the conditions of the road. If you see any vehicle or driver that looks dangerous, keep your distance. If a vehicle is weaving in and out of the lanes in front of you, get out of their way.
Injury in Traffic Collisions: What Can You Do?
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