Salida Man Charged In Fatal Accident
Highway patrol officers from Modesto have a 21 year old Salida man jailed for vehicular manslaughter and felony drunk driving, after a one-car accident shortly after noon yesterday.
Investigators say the man was headed South on Dale Road, when he lost control of his car and overturned, ejecting two passengers. One of them died, and the other is being treated for major injuries. The driver is also charged with felony hit and run.