Pedestrian Killed in DUI Accident on Arden Way at Watt Avenue
SACRAMENTO, CA (February 3, 2021) – Police confirmed that a DUI accident on Arden Way killed a pedestrian on January 19.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened on Arden Way at Watt Avenue around 6:40 PM.
Based on a report, the male pedestrian was walking in the east crosswalk of the intersection at the time of the crash. Due to unknown reasons, a white GMC Sierra pickup heading eastbound on Arden Way struck him.
As a result, the victim died at the scene. However, officials did not yet release his name pending kin notification.
The pickup driver, a 69-year-old Carmichael man, cooperated with investigators. After that, CHP arrested him for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.
At this time, an investigation is continuing on Arden Way at Watt Avenue. In addition, if you have information regarding this accident, you can contact the Sacramento Police Department.
We would like to express our sincere condolences to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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