Sacto 9-1-1
February 18, 2012
Police seek witnesses in South Natomas accident

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By Carlos Alcalá

calcala@sacbee.com

An accident initially described as a hit-and-run involving a pedestrian turned out to be a woman who was seriously injured after she leapt, fell or was pushed out of her boyfriend's car.

The 35-year-old woman, whose name was not released, had been drinking with her boyfriend in a bar on Northgate Boulevard.

After leaving the bar, they were in a car on Northgate near San Juan Road when the woman left the car in an unknown fashion.

The boyfriend, 25-year-old Brian Galvan, reportedly drove on before returning to the scene and answering questions from police.

The woman was transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Galvan was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.

Call The Bee's Carlos Alcalá, (916) 321-1987.

Caption: Brian Galvan, Sacramento Police Department photo

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