By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) — Authorities have released the name of the woman who was involved in a minor crash along Highway 99, only to be struck and killed by a DUI suspect last week.

The crash happened back on Jan. 8 along the northbound side of the freeway near Dillard Road.

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California Highway Patrol said the woman was first involved in a non-injury crash with a driver. 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. The woman suffered fatal injuries, officers said.

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On Friday, the woman was identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office as 26-year-old Roseville resident Mary Eskman.

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The driver of the car that struck and killed Eskman was arrested on suspicion of DUI. He has been identified as 23-year-old Bridgeport, WA resident Jesus S. Hernandez.