Elk Grove, CA- Woman Killed After Crossing Highway 99 On Foot After A Crash Disabled Her Vehicle
A woman was killed after crossing Highway 99 in Elk Grove, CA on foot after a crash disabled her vehicle on Sunday evening, January 5, 2020. The said woman allegedly drove away from a collision, exited her vehicle, and walked into traffic on Highway 99. The Toyota Prius that the victim was driving became disabled near the center median after being involved in an initial crash. After the said crash, the driver exited the vehicle, climbed over the center median, and started to cross northbound traffic. The said female driver was then hit by a Honda Civic travelling in the no. 2 lane of northbound Highway 99 that was not able to avoid hitting the female pedestrian. The driver of the Honda who hit the pedestrian stayed at the scene after the accident.
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