GARDEN GROVE, California (April 4, 2013) – Vang Nguyen, 53, of Garden Grove was killed Wednesday morning when he was struck by an alleged drugged driver in a pickup truck on Westminster Avenue at Kerry Street, according to a press release issued by the Orange County Sheriff Coroner Department and news reports.

About 8:30 a.m., Nguyen was driving his white Toyota Camry when he was struck by the driver of a blue Toyota 4Runner who was allegedly driving under the influence of drugs, according to the Orange County Register. Garden Grove police reportedly arrested the pickup truck driver on DUI charges following the crash, the Register said.

Nguyen was transported by ambulance to Garden Grove Hospital and Medical Center in Orange where he died about an hour later at 9:41 p.m., the coroner reported.

The Garden Grove Police Department is investigating the fatal crash.

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