Wednesday
March
04
2015
6:37 pm
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 
Man killed after crashing stolen car on Interstate 280 identified
January 07, 2014, 05:00 AM By Dan McMenamin Bay

A man who was struck and killed on Interstate 280 in Daly City early Friday morning after crashing a stolen car he was driving has been identified by the San Francisco medical examiner’s office as 32-year-old Alfred Jeter.

The crash happened at about 5:30 a.m. on northbound Interstate 280 near the John Daly Boulevard off-ramp, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Jeter was driving a GMC that struck the center divider. A woman driving a Honda Civic then hit the stalled car, CHP Officer Michael Ferguson said.

At that point, Jeter got out of the GMC carrying a yellow duffel bag and tried to flee by running across the northbound lanes but then ran back to the center divider, Ferguson said.

Someone who pulled over to help tried to tell him to stay out of the road, prompting Jeter to allegedly throw a punch at him, Ferguson said. The punch missed and Jeter then jumped over the median into a southbound lane where he was struck by a car and killed.

Other vehicles also struck him and those drivers did not stop at the scene. By mid-afternoon Friday, two drivers had contacted the CHP to say they may have hit him but didn’t realize it until afterward, according to Ferguson. He said those people will not face charges in the case.

Ferguson said the car Jeter was driving had been stolen out of Millbrae late Thursday or early Friday. A small-caliber rifle and a BB gun, both reported stolen, were also found in the GMC, according to the CHP.

Jeter was also found with a driver’s license that identified him as a 53-year-old man. Ferguson said the CHP is investigating whether the ID was also stolen.

The driver of the Honda that initially struck the GMC was taken to San Francisco General Hospital to be treated for injuries that are not life-threatening, Ferguson said.

The death prompted the closure of north- and southbound lanes on Interstate 280 for more than five hours.

 

 

Tags: ferguson, jeter, struck, driving, stolen, according,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Would you be willing to live in a tiny house if it was affordable?

Yes, I want one now
Yes, but only if the location was good
Maybe
No way
Depends on who lived in the tiny house next to me

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
South Korean media say US ambassador attacked and hurt
SEOUL, South Korea — U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was attacked by a man wielding a razor and screa..
House panel issues subpoena for Clinton’s personal emails
WASHINGTON — A House committee investigating the deadly 2012 terror attack on a U.S. mission i..
US clears officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force
WASHINGTON — The Justice Department won't prosecute a former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in..
Justices sharply divided over health care law subsidies
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is sharply divided over the tax subsidies that make insurance affor..
McDonald's dropping human antibiotics from chicken
NEW YORK — McDonald's says it plans to start using chicken raised without antibiotics important to..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2015 San Mateo Daily Journal
Redwood City newspaper