1 Killed, 1 Injured in Route 78 Accident
Escondido DUI Crash Kills 1; Driver Arrested
Escondido, CA (June 17, 2018) –A crash in Escondido has killed one person and injured one another. The fatal accident happened on Route 78 on the evening of June 17.
The accident occurred when two people were hit by a Toyota RAV4 while pushing a stalled Jeep Cherokee in Route 78. The driver of the Toyota RAV4 took off.
One person died at the accident scene. The other suffered injuries and was taken to a local hospital.
The 17-year-old driver of the Toyota RAV4 returned to the scene with his parents. He turned himself in and was arrested for DUI. Authorities found a loaded handgun and drugs inside his vehicle.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.
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