A Mission Viejo man who was severely injured in a suspected Irvine DUI crash that claimed the life of his dog has also died, according to a news report.
Irvine police said that Theodore “Ted” Brewsaugh, 29, was a passenger in a Mazda 3 hatchback that was stopped at the intersection of Irvine Boulevard and Sand Canyon Avenue when it was rear-ended by a SUV. The SUV driver was identified as Brad Marsicano, 31, of Mission Viejo; he was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving shortly following the accident and was hospitalized with injuries.
Brewsaugh died six days after the accident at Western Medical Center in Santa Ana. The unidentified female Mazda driver, also from Mission Viejo, suffered minor injuries; another dog in the vehicle escaped injury.
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