Police seek potential witness in fatal Sacramento crash

SACRAMENTO - A collision nearly two months ago that killed a woman in her 60s has Sacramento police looking for a possible witness.

The victim was driving a Toyota and had pulled out onto Riverside Boulevard in the area of 4th Avenue on Feb. 13 when her car was t-boned on the driver's side by a black Mercedes traveling on northbound Riverside. The woman did not survive her injuries. Her passenger, also in his 60s, was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries as was the driver of the Mercedes, police said.

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As police continue to investigate the collision in which they say speeding may have contributed, they're looking for a woman who maybe can help them. The woman was behind the wheel of a dark-colored minivan on northbound Riverside that may have been passed by the Mercedes just before the crash, according to police. Witnesses said the woman was white with long, dark hair and appeared to be in her mid 30s. Investigators want to find and talk to her.

Anyone who can help was asked to call the Sacramento police dispatch center at (916) 264-5471 or Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357). Tips can also be texted to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.


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