Kevin Nicol Injured, Victor Covarrubias Arrested in Hit-and-Run Accident on Highway 29 [Napa, CA]
Kevin Nicol Injured, Victor Covarrubias Arrested after Suspected Hit-and-Run Accident
NAPA, CA (November 27, 2019) – A driver named Kevin Nicol, 33, of Napa, sustained injuries in an alleged hit-and-run crash on Sunday night, November 254.
California Highway Patrol reported that the accident happened on Highway 29 at Highway 221.
According to a CHP report, a 33-year-old resident of San Pablo struck a stopped car and then fled the scene.
Officers found the suspect, Victor Saul Guzman Covarrubias, in the center divider, in his car. His vehicle is about a quarter-mile south of the scene.
The incident caused moderate injuries to Kevin Nicol, the driver of the stopped vehicle.
Authorities arrested Covarrubias for felony hit-and-run. They booked him to Napa County at 1 a.m. Monday. Bail was set at $100,000.
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