One woman was left dead after the fatal accident, according to the Stockton Police Department.

The incident happened in the area of 8th & Mariposa and police are investigating the fatality.

Stockton PD said that a Stockton Unified School District police officer saw the car leave the scene at a high speed, which helped lead them to the suspect.

The woman driver has been taken into custody.

Police say that  area will be closed for several hours.

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