Fatal DUI Hit-and-Run Crash on 80 Freeway in Davis
DAVIS, CA (December 26, 2018) – At least one person was killed following a car accident Wednesday afternoon in Davis, authorities said.
The fatal crash happened around 2:00 p.m. on westbound 80 Freeway at Mace Boulevard on-ramp.
According to the California Highway Patrol, an SUV hit the center divider and a guardrail. Another vehicle was reportedly involved but took off after the crash.
Fire officials along with paramedics responded to the scene and found one person who was unconscious inside the SUV. A CPR was performed but the victim did not survive and was pronounced dead.
Authorities believe that one of the drivers was driving under the influence, but it is unknown if charges has been filed and liability has not yet been determined.
Further investigation of this incident is underway.
We hope the family and friends of the victim are surrounded by steadfast and comforting support as they grieve for the loss of their loved one.
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