Encanto, CA- 1 Person Injured In A High Speed Crash On Akins Avenue
1 person was injured in a high speed crash in Encanto, CA on Akins Avenue late Wednesday night, June 26, 2019. The driver of a white Dodge Charger took a wild ride down a street, crashing into multiple parked cars and taking out a fence, according to police. 911 received several calls about the crash at about 11:30 pm about a speeding car on the 6500 block of Akins Avenue. According to witnesses, the car was travelling around 90 miles per hour when it went out of control and crashed. The said vehicle crashed into a parked van. A passenger in the charger sustained minor injuries to his hand and face. The driver of the vehicle departed from the crash site on foot. The driver was identified as a black man in his 20’s. According to investigators, it was not clear if alcohol and drugs were factors that caused the crash. As of Wednesday afternoon, police had not arrested anyone in connection with the crash yet. According to police, the driver faces misdemeanor hit-and-run charges, according to police.
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