Passenger Daniel Iglesias, 19, Dies In Two Car Collision In Santa Ana

SANTA ANA, CA  – Authorities have identified a male passenger that perished in a two car collision as 19 year old Daniel Iglesias.

On Saturday, July 14th,  Daniel was traveling as a passenger in a Pontiac, when, on McFadden Avenue in Santa Ana, the car collided with a full sized SUV.  The car he was in was attempting   Read More…

Jessicah Cowan Faces Murder Charges in Santa Ana Crosswalk Death of Girl, 5

SANTA ANA, California – Suspected   drunk driver Jessicah Louise Cowan, 33, of Lake Hughes is facing 15 years to   life behind bars if she is convicted of a slew of charges including murder for killing a 5-year-old girl and seriously injuring her sister and mother  after she ran a red light and struck them at a 17th Street     Read More…

Charles Bayes, 49, Killed, Two Injured in Head-On Car Crash in Orange

ORANGE, California — Charles Bayes, 49, of Santa Ana was killed and two others injured Tuesday night in a head-on car crash on Lincoln Avenue just west of Tustin Street, according to a press release issued by the Orange County Sheriff Coroner Department.

Two vehicles, a Honda Civic and a Toyota Highlander were involved in the 10:02 p.m. car accident,   Read More…

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Kimberly Krause Killed in Garden Grove Crash with Suspected Drunk, Hit and Run Driver

GARDEN GROVE, California — Kimberly Krause, 32, of Garden Grove was killed Thursday night when her motorized scooter collided with the driver of an SUV who fled the scene of the fatal crash, but was later arrested by police, according to an Orange County Sheriff Coroner press release

Steven Newcomer, 43, of Santa Ana was later arrested on suspected felony   Read More…

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Susanna De La Riva Killed in Tustin Ranch Car Accident

TUSTIN, California – Susanna De La Riva, 21, of Santa Ana was killed and a second woman was injured early Friday morning in a crash between a car and an SUV at Tustin Ranch Road and near the exit of the southbound Interstate 5 off ramp, according to a Orange County Sheriff Coroner press release.

Tustin Police Department officers are   Read More…

Motorcylcist JC Droege Killed in Multi-Vehicle Irvine Crash Casued by Drunk Driver

IRVINE, California–  Police arrested Leslie Juarez, 27, of Laguna Beach,on suspicion of drunk driving late Thursday night after a multi-vehicle crash that injured several motorists and killed a 32-year-old JC Droege of Santa Ana on the southbound Interstate 405 freeway, according to a report in the Orange County Register.

The motorcycle accident took place about 11:33 p.m. on the I-405 near   Read More…

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Soon Ok Lee Charged with Vehicular Manslaughter for Death of Milena Avila

Source: Orange County District Attorney’s Office

SANTA ANA, California – Roughly one year after she ran a red light and crashed into a car killing a 3-year-old girl, Soon Ok Lee, 66, of Irvine faced her arraignment Wednesday on charges of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence.

Lee faces a maximum sentence of nine years in state prison if convicted on   Read More…

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Hit and Run Driver Seriously Injures 13-year-old Girl in Santa Ana Crosswalk

SANTA ANA, California – A hit and run driver struck 13-year-old Teresa Pham riding a bicycle in a crosswalk on Warner Avenue Monday night leaving her in critical condition, according to a press release issued by the Santa Ana Police Department.

The teenager was riding her bicycle north on Greenville across Warner Avenue when she was struck by the driver   Read More…

U.S. Navy Veteran Jose Javier Diaz Killed in Double Hit and Run Pedestrian Crash

SANTA ANA, Orange County, California – Vietnam veteran Jose Javier Diaz was the victim of a double hit and run crash Saturday in the 400 block of South Broadway Street as he attempted to cross just south of Chestnut Avenue, according to police reports.

It was nighttime, about 8:40 p.m., Mr. Diaz, 55, was crossing the street in the in   Read More…