A bicyclist suffered fatal injuries when struck Monday night in Sacramento by a hit-and-run driver.
The Sacramento County Coroner’s Office identified the bicyclist as Brandi Leigh Weaver, 45, of Sacramento.
Weaver was riding northwest in the 1800 block of El Camino Avenue about 8 p.m. Monday when a car heading west on El Camino hit her. The motorist then drove away.
Weaver was pronounced dead at 8:31 p.m., according to the coroner’s website.
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Witnesses provided a description of the car and a license plate number. With that information, police quickly found the car in Sacramento.
Ashley Tamara Mauling, 32, was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and endangering the life of a child.