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Rolando Pinto-Mendez, 26, killed and fleeing driver Eli Richard Machado Lopez, 22, arrested in collision at San Antonio Avenue and Philadelphia Street in Pomona, California
The suspect then fled on foot, but was later found and taken into custody, police said. The driver of the other vehicle died at the scene.
Eli Richard Machado Lopez, 22, of Pomona was booked on suspicion of murder following the crash, which occurred about 4 p.m. Wednesday near San Antonio Avenue and Philadelphia Street, said Aly Mejia of the Pomona Police Department.
A motorist who allegedly fled from police during a traffic stop in Pomona and crashed into another vehicle, killing the driver, was expected to be arraigned Friday on murder and other charges.