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Woman Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash in Salinas Identified

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Maria Elena Chavez de Chavez Dies in Car Collision on Alisal Road near Hartnell Road

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Woman Killed in Hit-and-Run Crash in Salinas Identified

Salinas, California: The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office identified the woman who died in a hit-and-run accident Wednesday morning as 67-year-old Maria Elena Chavez de Chavez.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred around 6:17 a.m. on Alisal Road north of Hartnell Road.

Investigators said Chavez was a passenger in a Nissan Altima driven south on Alisal Road by a 68-year-old Salinas man.

A white 2001 GMC Yukon was also going south on Alisal Road, approaching the rear of the Altima.

The report said the driver of the Altima started to slow down to turn left into an agricultural field.

The driver of the Yukon moved into the northbound lane and attempted to pass the Altima. At the same time, the driver of the Altima started to turn left in front of the Yukon.

The Yukon driver tried to slow down to avoid a collision but ended up hitting the left rear of the Altima.

The Altima went off the roadway into a ditch east of the road and the Yukon stopped facing the northbound lane in the southbound lane.

The Yukon driver fled the scene before first responders arrived.

Chavez was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Altima driver was hospitalized at Natividad Medical Center with major head injuries.

Authorities are searching for the hit-and-run driver.

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One Person Hurt in Scooter Accident on Calvine Road Off-Ramp from Highway 99 in Sacramento

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1 Person Suffers Minor Injuries in Sacramento Scooter Crash on Calvine Road Off-Ramp from Highway 99

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One Person Hurt in Scooter Accident on Calvine Road Off-Ramp from Highway 99 in Sacramento

Sacramento, California: One person was injured in a scooter accident that happened Tuesday afternoon in Sacramento.

The accident was reported around 5:45 p.m. on the Calvine Road off-ramp from Highway 99 near Elk Grove.

The California Highway Patrol said a scooter rider was hit by a car for an unknown reason.

The rider suffered minor injuries.

An investigation is ongoing.

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Motorcyclist Injured in Crash on I-805 in San Diego

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One Person Suffers Major Injuries in San Diego Motorcycle Accident on Interstate 805 near University Avenue

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Motorcyclist Injured in Crash on I-805 in San Diego

San Diego, California: A motorcyclist was hospitalized after colliding with two cars Wednesday morning on Interstate 805 in San Diego, the California Highway Patrol reported.

The accident was reported around 6 a.m. on northbound I-805 near University Avenue.

Investigators said a motorcyclist crashed into a Chevrolet Silverado, lost control of the bike, and then hit a Toyota van.

The rider was hospitalized with major injuries. No other person was injured.

Both drivers stopped and remained at the scene.

CHP officers are investigating the crash.

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Fatal Bicycle Crash on Santa Fe Road in Escalon

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One Person Killed in Escalon Bicycle Crash on Santa Fe Road near Henry Road

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Fatal Bicycle Crash on Santa Fe Road in Escalon

Escalon, California: One person died in a bicycle accident that happened Wednesday morning in Escalon, the California Highway Patrol said.

The collision was reported just before 6 a.m. on Santa Fe Road near Henry Road.

A driver called authorities reporting that they had struck a pedestrian on a bicycle.

Responding emergency personnel said one person died in the crash.

Santa Fe Road was shut down between Henry Road and Hall Road following the collision.

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