South San Francisco, CA March 11, 2022 Submitted by SSFPD
On March 8, 2022 at about 8:00 pm, the South San Francisco Police Department responded to the 1200 block of Hillside Boulevard on the report of a major injury traffic collision involving a single vehicle.
An investigation revealed two vehicles were racing each other westbound on Hillside Boulevard when one of them lost control, striking a wall and a tree. The collision resulted in the fatality of a 15-year-old passenger and major injuries to the second adult passenger. The adult driver was placed under arrest and booked at the San Mateo County Jail for 192(c)(1) PC, Vehicular Manslaughter with Negligence.
This is an ongoing investigation and officers are asking anyone with information regarding the collision to contact the South San Francisco Police Department at (650) 877- 8900.