Apr 10, 2015 10:59 AM by News Staff
Chico police are searching for a possible drunk driver who ran from the scene of an accident late Thursday night.
The accident happened just before 10 p.m., when according to witnesses, a car ran the stop sign coming off of southbound Highway 99 and east Park Avenue, then hit a jeep, causing it to overturn.
Police say the driver ran from the scene, leaving behind the car and identification.
Investigators also found a bottle of alcohol and possible narcotics in the front seat.
The roadway was blocked for nearly an hour.