FAIRFIELD, CA (May 8, 2019) – Sun-Shawn Hill, 21, is dead and two other people are hospitalized after a crash that caused a chain-reaction involving five cars total on Highway 12 at Beck Avenue.
The fatal crash happened around 3:30 p.m. The CHP has stated that around this time, Hill’s Volkswagen that was stopped at a red light at Beck Avenue was rear-ended by a van. This initial crash then caused a chain-reaction involving four other cars.
Hill, the driver of the Volkswagen, and a Suisun city man, has died. The driver of the van and one other person were hospitalized. Two others involved in the accident were treated at the scene.
The Fairfield Fire Department has tweeted that the accident was a “mass casualty incident.” The cause of the crash is under investigation. The road was closed for a few hours for clean-up. It was reopened by 6:20 p.m.