ROSEVILLE (CBS13) — A Folsom man has been arrested on suspicion of DUI after a crash in Roseville that left his passenger dead on Sunday.
The crash happened around 3 p.m. near the intersection of Woodcreek Oaks Boulevard and Liverpool Lane. Roseville police say a car was heading north when it crossed the center median and clipped a tree.READ MORE: Family’s Car Riddled With Bullets As They Drive Away From Tracy’s West Valley Mall
Officers say the impact flipped the car over, causing it to land on its roof. Two people were inside the car – 28-year-old Folsom resident Anthony Irace and a passenger.READ MORE: Sacramento Renews Interest In Zoo Relocation Sites
Both people were taken to the hospital, but police say the passenger was later pronounced dead.
Investigators believe Irace was driving under the influence of a controlled substance at the time of the crash. After being medically cleared at the hospital, Irace was arrested and booked into South Placer Jail.MORE NEWS: Thieves Hit UC Davis, Rite Aid, CVS, Safeway Over Weekend
Irace is facing charges of murder, DUI and a violation of parole.