VIDEO: Sonoma Highway 12 DUI crash leaves woman dead, child in hospital


SONOMA (KRON) — California Highway Patrol is reporting a deadly accident on westbound Highway 12 in Sonoma Tuesday morning.

CHP says the head-on collision happened around 7:45 a.m. just west of Agua Caliente.

A caller told police that a car trying to pass several other cars, crossed over the double yellow lines and hit an oncoming car.

A woman was killed in the crash, and a young child is in the hospital.

A man was charged with DUI in the crash.

A traffic alert was issued at 8:34 a.m.

Moon Mtn. Rd. was closed in both directions due to the collision.



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