Garden Grove Woman on Motor Scooter Killed in Hit-and-Run

A 32-year-old Garden Grove woman has been killed in a hit-and-run accident while riding her motor scooter, according to a news report. Garden Grove police said that Kimberly Krause was pronounced dead at a local hospital; she was taken there after being found lying on the sidewalk on Chapman Avenue.  Investigators said that Krause was…

Motorcycle Champion’s Son Killed by Suspected DUI Driver

Connor Penhall, the 21-year-old son of world champion motorcycle racer and CHiPs TV series actor Bruce Penhall, was struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver while he was working on a closed section of the I-10 freeway in Baldwin Park, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol said that Tatsuhiko Sakamoto, 37,…

Passenger Killed in Possible Street Racing Crash in Westminster

An 18-year-old woman who was a passenger in a car believed to be involved in a Westminster street race was killed after the car she was riding in drifted into oncoming traffic, according to a news report. Police said that Jessica Dayoan, 18, a Golden West College freshman, died at the scene of the crash…

Brea Canyon Road Crash Kills One, Sends Two to Hospital

A fatal collision involving three vehicles has killed one driver and sent two others to the hospital, according to a news report. The California Highway Patrol said that the 19-year-old driver of a Chevrolet S10 pickup truck traveling north on Brea Canyon Road hit the right shoulder guardrail, and then swerved into oncoming traffic.  The…

Elderly Man Killed in Anaheim Scooter Accident

An elderly man crossing an Anaheim street in a power scooter was struck by a car and killed, according to a news report. Anaheim police said that Herbert Hamilton, 84, of Anaheim, was riding his power scooter across Lincoln Avenue at Clementine Street when he was hit by a white Dodge Caravan.  Officials said they…