Woman Killed in Pedestrian Crash on Highway 99 Near Laguna Boulevard
3 Vehicles Involved in Fatal Elk Grove Accident
Elk Grove, CA (January 5, 2020) – A woman was killed after getting involved in a crash and exiting her vehicle in Elk Grove. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of January 5 on Highway 99.
A Toyota Prius and two other vehicles were involved in a crash on southbound Highway 99, near Laguna Boulevard. The Prius drove away from the accident scene, despite having major front-end damage. After about half a mile, the Prius became disabled near the center median.
The driver, a 20-year-old woman from Sacramento, exited the vehicle. She climbed over the center median and crossed northbound traffic. She was hit by a Honda Civic on northbound Highway 99.
The driver, a 29-year-old man from Sacramento, remained at the accident scene. He called 911. CHP officers and firefighters responded. The woman died at the accident scene.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.