Sergio Martinez, 18, and Albert Cruz, 17, killed in collision with alleged hit-and-run driver William Alexander Marquez, 34, at 10th Street West and Avenue O-8 in Palmdale, California

Modified Date: 
Sat, 05/29/2021 - 8:53am
Accident Date: 
Saturday, January 30, 2021

Two Teenagers Killed in Hit-And-Run Crash in Palmdale

According to witnesses at the scene, a driver of a black vehicle was fleeing from a previous crash when he drove through an intersection and T-boned a silver Honda, killing two people inside that car.

Two Innocent Teens Killed In Deadly Palmdale Hit-And-Run: Death Car Driver Was Fleeing Earlier Crash

Sheriff’s officials urged anyone with information regarding the crash to call them at 661 272-2400.

Authorities ID Pair Killed in Palmdale Hit-And-Run; Investigation Continuing

The hit-and-run motorist fled on foot, according to sheriff’s officials, who asked anyone with information regarding the crash to call investigators at 661-272-2400.

Palmdale hit and run: Vigil held for 2 teens killed in violent crash

Dozens of family members and friends gathered Tuesday evening in Palmdale to honor to teenagers who were killed when a hit-and-run driver slammed into their car over the weekend.

Sheriff’s Department Identifies Suspect Sought In Double Fatal Hit-and-Run

Marquez was described as 5 feet, 9 inches tall and 180 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. The department asked anyone who knows the suspect’s whereabouts or sees him to call 911. Anyone with information regarding the crash is asked to call Detective Day at 661-272-2400.

Man Pleads Not Guilty in Deadly Hit-and-Run Crash

William Alexander Marquez, now 35, was charged Feb. 25 with two felony counts each of murder, vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence and hit-and-run driving resulting in death or serious injury to another person, along with one misdemeanor count of hit-and-run driving resulting in property damage.

Type: Car Accident
Hit and Run
People Involved: 
Sergio Martinez
Albert Cruz
William Alexander Marquez

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