Vet in Wheelchair Killed in Crosswalk in Fountain Valley Hit-and-Run

A 65-year-old Air Force veteran paralyzed in a car crash when serving in Germany was the victim of a hit-and-run driver who struck him while he was in his motorized wheelchair in a crosswalk, according to a news report. Fountain Valley police said that Harvey Mayo was in his wheelchair in the crosswalk at Southpark…

Woman Killed in Laguna Beach Pedestrian Accident

An 80-year-old Laguna Beach woman has died after being struck by an SUV while walking near her home, according to a news report. The Orange County Coroner’s Office said that Virginia Worthington was hit by an SUV at the intersection of High Drive and Allview Terrace.  She was transported to a local hospital, where she…

Irvine Woman Killed in Newport Beach Hit-and-Run Bicycle Accident

A 57-year-old Irvine woman has been killed in a Newport Beach hit-and-run bicycle accident, according to a news report. Newport Beach police said that Dr. Catherine Campion Ritz, who served as president of Greater Newport Physicians for 18 years, was riding her bicycle north on Newport Coast Drive when she was hit from behind by…