DUI Crash on Chapman Avenue and Victoria Drive Kills 1 Man
Fullerton, CA (August 20, 2021) – A male pedestrian died in a DUI crash on Chapman Avenue and Victoria Drive on Thursday night.
The fatal crash happened on August 19 in the area of Chapman Avenue and Victoria Drive at about 9:13 p.m.
Sgt. Brandon Coyle, Fullerton Police Department’s public information officer, said that they found a man lying down on the road. Coyle reported that the man was on the eastbound lanes of Chapman Avenue near Annin Avenue where the vehicle struck him.
Due to the impact of the crash, authorities pronounced the man dead on the scene. His identification has not been released.
Meanwhile, the driver of the involved vehicle stayed at the scene. Officers conducted a field driving under the influence investigation and later, arrested the driver for driving under the influence.
However, the investigation remains ongoing.
Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Fullerton
Police are asking anyone who might have information regarding the incident. They can contact the Fullerton Police Department Traffic Accident Investigator Heather Barclay at 714-738-6815.
Furthermore, people who wish to make an anonymous tip can contact Orange County Crime Stoppers at 855-TIP-OCCS. Moreover, they can visit their website at occrimestoppers.org.
We at Sweet Lawyers offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased victim. Our deepest sympathies are with them during this difficult time.
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