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Teen dies in early morning South Sacramento crash

06/10/2014 7:03 AM

10/08/2014 12:00 PM

A teenager is dead and two other people were taken to the hospital after an early Tuesday morning crash in South Sacramento.

Sacramento police said they received a call shortly after 2 a.m. of a car that had hit a parked vehicle on Florin Road near 21st Street. When officers arrived they found a 17-year-old girl dead in the car.

Witnesses said that at least two people had fled the crashed car into a nearby house. Officers found the driver and the passenger from the car, a male and a female, who were in their late teens or early 20s, police said.

The pair was taken to the hospital with non-critical injuries. Nobody was in custody.

Police were attempting to determine if alcohol played a factor in the crash.

Sacto 911 Staff

Bill Lindelof
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Cathy Locke
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Andy Furillo
Superior Court
afurillo@sacbee.com
@andyfurillo

Denny Walsh
Federal Court
dwalsh@sacbee.com

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