1 dead after hit-and-run in Sacramento

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

SACRAMENTO, Calif — One person is dead after they were rear-ended in a hit-and-run collision along Highway 51 in Sacramento Sunday night.

The California Highway Patrol said the collision was reported around 9:15 p.m. along Highway 51, not far from Exposition Boulevard. 

Police said a Nissan Altima was rear-ended by a Toyota Corolla and pushed into the center median. The driver of the Corolla ran away, but was later found at a hotel and arrested on suspicion of DUI.

The Nissan driver was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries, but the female passenger died.

No additional details surrounding the incident have been released at this time.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.