FAIRFIELD, CALIFORNIA (December 21, 2016) – According to the Fairfield and Vacaville Police Department, two people were killed on Wednesday in a DUI collision on Peabody Road, just north of Chuck Hammond Drive. (map)
The FPD reported that the collision between a Lincoln sedan and a Ford SUV occurred around 12:25 a.m. Both vehicles were engulfed in flames but only one of the motorists were able to escape from the flames and was transported to a hospital. Two occupants of the Lincoln was pronounced dead at the scene.
“It’s unfortunate that motorists under the influence disregard the negative effects that may ensue from driving under the influence. DUI drivers continue to endanger the safety of everyone,” said a California car accident and wrongful death attorney.
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