Motorcyclist Hit Head-on by Suspected DUI Driver in Sacramento
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 23, 2018) — Noe Alaya, 21, of Roseville, has been identified as the motorcyclist who died in a head-on crash with a suspected drunk driver on Riego Road, just west of Highway 99, according to the Sacramento Bee.
The collision was reported about 4:40 p.m. on Sunday, July 22nd near the Sacramento airport. The victim was struck by a 33-year-old Rio Linda man identified as Zachary Becker. He was driving a 2003 GMC occupied by another adult and two children. The vehicle reported was heading eastbound on Riego Road when it veered into the path of the motorcycle rider and the two collided head-on. The motorcycle rider died at the scene.
There were three passengers in the GMC including a 4-year-old girl and a 7-year-old boy, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Police arrested the suspected drunken driver who now faces criminal charges including DUI and child endangerment. He is being held at the Sutter County jail.
Traffic Accident Investigation
At this time, it’s apparent that the suspected drunken driver is responsible for this motorcyclist’s death.
We offer our heartfelt prayers to the family of Noe Alaya at this difficult time.
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