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Elk Grove man killed in suspected DUI crash identified

Wilber Sermeno was killed Saturday night when Allen Vang hit his car. Vang is being charged with felony DUI causing injury.
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One man is dead after being struck by a suspected DUI driver, according to the Sacramento Police Department.

SACRAMENTO, Calif — The man killed in a crash near the intersection of Franklin Boulevard and Idaho Drive Saturday night has been identified, according to the Sacramento County Coroner's Office.

44-year-old Wilber Sermeno of Elk Grove died when Allen Vang, 35, crashed into Sermeno's car. Sacramento police arrested Vang Sunday morning for allegedly driving under the influence during the crash. 

Vang is out of jail and expected to appear in court May 1. 

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Vang was driving south on Franklin Blvd. when his Toyota FJ Cruiser collided with Sermeno's Cadillac CTS going northbound, according to Sacramento Police. 

A woman and child were also passengers in Sermeno's car and were also injured, according police.

EDITOR'S NOTE: Shelly Orio with the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office did not yet file charges against Vang. She said the case is still under review. The charges were from his arrests, not a DA's filing. 


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