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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
14-02941-MM Belen NIEVES Female DOB: 04/10/1978 Norwalk, CA 07/26/2014 at 01:34 hours UCI Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencyLos Angeles County Sheriff # 014-09876-0456-470
Injury Date07/26/2014 at 00:51 hours
Injury LocationHopland Street & Elaine Avenue, Norwalk
Injury DescriptionThe decedent was a pedestrian struck by a vehicle.
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14-02906-CO Karine BONDRA Female DOB: 09/08/1967 Irvine, CA 07/23/2014 at 18:50 hours Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center, Mission Viejo
Investigating AgencyNewport Beach Police Department # 14-005736
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Injury DescriptionThe deceased was the solo driver of vehicle out of control that rolled over and she was ejected. She died several hours later at the hospital.
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14-02905-MR Female Fnd.07/23/2014 at 18:11 hours Decedent's residence, Laguna Niguel
Investigating AgencyOrange County Sheriff # 14-139722
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Injury DescriptionThe deceased was in a residential fire. Next of kin notification is still necessary.
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14-02879-CO Rodney VILLA Male DOB: 12/22/1954 Westminster, CA 07/21/2014 at 17:51 hours Hoag Hospital Irvine, Irvine
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Santa Ana #
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Injury DescriptionThe deceased was driving on the freeway when witnesses saw him veer off the road into a ditch. An autopsy will be scheduled to determine the cause of death.
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14-02867-BB Emma POSADASESPINOZA Female DOB: 11/22/1955 Lompoc, CA Fnd.07/21/2014 at 04:34 hours Slope area, La Habra
Investigating AgencyLa Habra Police Department # 14-3547
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Injury DescriptionPlease contact the La Habra Police Department for further inquiries.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
14-02819-AM Daniel POHL Male DOB: 01/04/1991 Apple Valley, CA 07/17/2014 at 15:43 hours Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center, Mission Viejo
Investigating AgencyOrange County Sheriff #
Injury Date07/17/2014 at 15:06 hours
Injury Location25025 Christana Drive, Mission Viejo
Injury DescriptionThe decedent was working at Mission Viejo High School when he was found unresponsive. Initial reports are that he possibly came into contact with electrical lines. An autopsy will be performed.
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14-02811-EK Edward GARCIA Male DOB: 12/21/1953 Fnd.07/17/2014 at 09:36 hours Neptune Jetty, Seal Beach
Investigating AgencySeal Beach Police Department # 14-01335
Injury Date7/--/2014
Injury LocationOcean Avenue and 14th Street, Seal Beach
Injury DescriptionOn going investigation, decedent was found in the jetty. He is an unidentified, middle aged white male.
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14-02799-EK Morgan WILSON Female DOB: 02/01/1997 Yorba Linda, CA 07/16/2014 at 13:20 hours UCI Medical Center, Orange
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Injury DescriptionThe decedent collapsed at tennis Camp. An autopsy will be scheduled to help determine cause of death.
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14-02774-CO Agustin VILLEGAS-TORRES Male DOB: 05/27/1982 Anaheim, CA 07/14/2014 at 20:00 hours Freeway, Anaheim
Investigating AgencyAnaheim Police Department # 14-100061
Injury Date07/14/2014 at Est. 20:00 hours
Injury LocationWestbound SR-91 Freeway, east of SR-57 freeway, Anaheim
Injury Descriptionautopsy scheduled for 7/16/2014
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14-02764-WI Dwight PALMER Male DOB: 09/12/1958 Mission Viejo, California 07/14/2014 at 09:13 hours Street, Newport Beach
Investigating AgencyNewport Beach Police Department # 14-5456
Injury Date07/14/2014 at Est. 09:13 hours
Injury LocationIntersection of Reef Point and Coast Highway, Newport Beach
Injury DescriptionMotorcyclist vs. Auto
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