By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) — Authorities say a woman involved in a minor crash along Highway 99 was then struck and killed by a DUI suspect early Friday morning.

California Highway Patrol says, a little before 2:30 p.m., the 26-year-old woman was involved in a non-injury crash involving her car and another driver along northbound Highway 99 near Dillard Road.

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Both drivers in that crash got out of their cars and were standing in the #1 lane of the freeway, officers say. It was then that another driver crashed into the woman and one of the stopped cars.

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The woman suffered fatal injuries in that later crash. Her name has not yet been released, but she was identified as a Roseville resident.

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Officers have since arrested the driver of that third car on suspicion of DUI. He has been identified as 23-year-old Bridgeport, WA resident Jesus S. Hernandez.