Fatal crash on I-80 in Richmond ends in DUI arrest


A fatal crash on Interstate Highway 80 near Cutting Boulevard this morning led to the death of a motorcyclist and the arrest of a Suisun City man on DUI charges.

The collision occurred about 1:40 a.m., when CHP officers saw a Toyota Highlander speeding at about 100 mph. As the officers attempted to catch up with the SUV, they saw the vehicle hit a motorcyclist, according to CHP.

The driver, identified as Kevin Paredes-Orozco, allegedly didn’t stop following the collision. CHP pulled him over, determined he was under the influence of alcohol and arrested him.

The identity of the motorcyclist wasn’t immediately available.

Bay City News contributed to this report


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