A young woman is killed Easter morning when her car crashed through a brick wall at the dead end of Winchester loop in the Town Discovery Bay.
CHP is investigating this overnight fatal accident that happened in the private upscale gated community called Lakeshore around 11:45 pm Saturday.
CHP is currently investigating the crash and no further details have been released.
Update by CHP:
FATALITY CRASH IN DISCOVERY BAY
Details regarding a fatality crash in Discovery Bay over the weekend can be found here;
On Saturday night, 4/20/19, at about 11:46pm, Contra Costa CHP was advised of a solo vehicle collision at the end of Lakeshore Circle in Discovery Bay. Upon emergency personnel and CHP arrival, it was determined that a 2012 Hyundai Sonata was driven through the metal guard rail at the end of Lakeshore Circle and collided into the concrete wall. The solo female driver (17yrs old from was Brentwood) was pronounced deceased at the scene. The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Coroners Office will be handling the release of her identity.
In the initial investigation, it appears that the solo female driver of the Hyundai was traveling on Lakeshore Circle towards the end of the roadway. For unknown reasons she drove the Hyundai directly through the metal guard rail and then into the concrete wall. It also appears that the driver’s seatbelt was not utilized. Upon emergency personnel arrival, the driver was pronounced deceased.
It is unknown at this time if alcohol or drugs are a factor in this collision as it is still under investigation. If anyone witnessed this collision or the events leading up to it, please contact Contra Costa CHP in Martinez, (925) 646-4980. Thank you.
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