Man, and Woman Killed in Pedestrian-Auto Collision Near North Highlands

SACRAMENTO, CA (July 13, 2023) – Police arrested Alyssa Taylor Sandoval following a DUI crash on Elkhorn Boulevard that left two pedestrians fatally injured.

The fatal collision happened around 8:30 p.m. at the 5100 block of Elkhorn Boulevard near North Highlands.

According to CHP, a Honda Civic was traveling east on Elkhorn at “an unsafe speed for traffic conditions”.

Subsequently, the driver swerved into the sidewalk and hit two pedestrians, believed to be a man and a woman in their 50s or 60s.

Responding emergency personnel declared the two victims dead at the scene. At the same time, authorities arrested and booked the Honda driver in county jail for suspected DUI.

The suspect was later identified as 20-year-old Alyssa Taylor Sandoval of North Highlands.

Sacramento officials continue to investigate the Elkhorn Boulevard DUI crash.

Sweet James sends out their warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of the victims. May the loving memories of your loved one and the love of your family give you strength in the days ahead.

Losing a loved one in a DUI crash is always a traumatic experience for those left behind. Reach out to Sweet James and let them help you with the legalities of your situation during this trying time. They commit their extensive experience in the legal field to provide a high-quality representation to each of their clients. Call them today at 1-800-900-0000 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation with an expert legal professional in your area. You can also reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

For more accident news, click here.

Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.