At approximately 9:36 am Tuesday morning, March 24, 2020 we received the report of a vehicle accident in the 5400 block of Clayton Road (Clayton Road near Duncan Drive), in the city of Clayton. Officers responded and found that a solo vehicle had crashed into an unoccupied, parked work truck. The truck belonged to a private utility company. The suspect/driver, a 26–year–old female from Pittsburg, was transported to the hospital with minor injuries and the 24–year–old male passenger from Oakland was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The female driver was determined to be under the influence of alcohol, and was booked into county jail after being released from the hospital. The investigation is ongoing.