Margaret Prasad, 49, killed in collision with alleged hit-and-run driver Jian Saeteurn, 34, on Highway 99 in Sacramento, California

Modified Date: 
Fri, 11/24/2017 - 5:32pm
Accident Date: 
Saturday, November 14, 2015

CHP: Suspected Drunk Driver Caused Fatal Crash On Highway99

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – California Highway Patrol tracked down a suspected drunk driver who fled the scene after causing a deadly crash on Highway 99. Officers say they tracked down 34-year old Jian Saeteurn thanks to clues left at the scene. Anyone who may have seen the crash is asked to call investigators at (916) 681-2300. Saetuern has been booked at Sacramento County Jail and is facing charges of felony DUI, hit-and-run and vehicular manslaughter. CHP has only identified the passenger as a 49-year-old woman from Elk Grove.

Sacramento man arrested in deadly Hwy. 99 crash

CHP said Saeteurn rear-ended the car in which Prasad was the front seat passenger. After being hit, the driver wasn’t able to maintain control of the car; it veered across northbound traffic and crashed through a guardrail on the edge of the road, hitting a Stockton Boulevard overcrossing concrete pillar.

Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Jian Saeteurn
Margaret Prasad
Roadway: 
Highway 99

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