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Pedestrian Killed in Riverside Car Crash, Lizbet Diaz Charged for DUI

An unidentified pedestrian struck and killed by a alleged drunk driver, Lizbet Diaz on Saturday, November 9th at the intersection of Dunlap Drive and San Jacinto Avenue. According to Riverside at approximately 7:15 p.m. police, Lizbet Diaz, 27, was driving eastbound on San Jacinto Avenue at a high rate of speed when he slammed into two parked vehicles…

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66-Year-Old Woman Legs Amputated After Being Hit By DUI Suspect Andres Ramon Salas

A driver has been arrested after a suspect DUI crash in which a 66-year-old woman was pinned between his vehicle and her own, Garden Grove Police Department said in a news release Wednesday. Andres Ramon Salas, 35, of Garden Grove, was arrested shortly after 5:30 p.m. Tuesday after a crash near 8051 Larson Avenue. Police…

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Pedestrian Andrew Francis McClain Killed By Suspected DUI On 710 Freeway in Long Beach

Andrew Francis McClain of Costa Mesa was struck and killed by a suspected DUI driver while walking on the 710 Freeway in Long Beach early Sunday morning. McClain was apparently walking near the northbound lanes of the freeway just south of Anaheim Street about 12:30 a.m. and was struck by a Toyota Prius in the…

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Mourners Gather at Santa Ana Crash Site of 4 Killed by Suspected DUI Driver

Monday saw mourners gathered near the Santa Ana crash site where four people lost their lives in a suspected DUI crash that happened over the weekend. The victims of the crash have been identified as 31-year-old Jose Alberto Avila-Rosas of Santa Ana; 23-year-old Ziomara Zaragoza of Garden Grove; 23-year-old Antonio Alonso Santibanez of Orange; and 34-year-old Prisma Yuliana…

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Suspect Rearrested Over New Year’s Crash that Killed Woman and Child on 22 Freeway

Last week the Orange County District Attorney’s Office had declined to file charges fagainst a driver accused of a DUI crash that killed a 9-year-old girl and her 33-year-old mother on New Year’s Day on the 22 Freeway. Melvin Branch, 30, was scheduled to be in court Thursday, facing DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter charges,…