BOCA RATON — City police say a Hyundai Sonata was the make of the vehicle that hit and killed a 20-year-old former Florida Atlantic University student.
Investigators say the car that hit Asia McClave was a limited edition 2011 or 2012 model of the sedan.
That model had a turn signal and heater element in the side mirror. The model also had a sunroof and leather interior, police said.
The fatal car crash occurred in the 700 block of West Glades Road, near the entrance to the FAU campus. Investigators say McClave was a Broward County resident who had attended FAU and was planning to re-enroll. She was crossing Glades when a vehicle crashed into her in the eastbound lanes. The vehicle fled east on Glades at a high rate of speed. McClave was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Florida Highway Patrol officials were able to race after the vehicle and apprehended a 21-year old driver. He is currently in police custody in Delray Beach.
Florida Highway Patrol officials said no charges has been filed yet. Anyone with additional information as to what must have really cause the crash is asked to called Boca Raton police traffic homicide investigator.
Accident attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck responded to this unfortunate crash. “This is a serious accident resulting in a fatality. We hope the investigators can quickly determine what caused the accident. Please be careful and obey the speed limits whenever you are driving a motorcycle, car, SUV or truck. We hope that all parties involved consult with an experienced trial lawyer. If you have been injured in an accident, call my office for a free consultation and find out what your rights are.”
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