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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03782-BA Male 08/29/2016 at 22:08 hours Freeway, Yorba Linda
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Santa Ana #
Injury Date08/29/2016 at 21:45 hours
Injury LocationWestbound SR-91 freeway, west of the SR-241 toll road, Yorba Linda
Injury DescriptionDecedent was a pedestrian struck by a pick up truck
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03763-WI Peggy LEWIS Female DOB: 02/02/1954 Tustin, California 08/28/2016 at 09:54 hours UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Santa Ana
Injury Date08/28/2016 at Est. 08:50 hours
Injury LocationN/B 57 freeway at Ball Road, Anaheim
Injury DescriptionDriver of out of control auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03750-AR Male 08/27/2016 at 02:30 hours Street, Huntington Beach
Investigating AgencyHuntington Beach Police Department # 16-12296/ 16
Injury Date08/27/2016 at 02:30 hours
Injury LocationBeach Blvd., north of Terry Drive, Huntington Beach
Injury DescriptionDecedent was a pedestrian vs auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03746-CO Carson SHORTES Male DOB: 07/30/2004 Tustin, CA 08/26/2016 at 20:38 hours Children's Hospital of Orange County, Orange
Investigating AgencyTustin Police Department # 16-5568
Injury Date08/26/2016 at Est. 19:52 hours
Injury LocationJamboree Road north of Champion Way, Tustin
Injury DescriptionPedestrian vs. pick-up truck
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03744-CO Arthur BUSTOS Male DOB: 02/18/1966 Mira Loma, CA 08/26/2016 at 18:50 hours Orange County Global Medical Center, Santa Ana
Investigating AgencyOrange Police Department # 16-08-01532
Injury Date08/14/2016 at Est. 16:27 hours
Injury LocationSantiago Canyon Road, east of SR-241 Northbound entrance, Orange
Injury DescriptionOperator of motorcycle vs. auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03717-WI Male 08/24/2016 at 22:10 hours Orange County Global Medical Center, Santa Ana
Investigating AgencyNewport Beach Police Department # 16-007462
Injury Date08/20/2016 at Est. 17:20 hours
Injury Location1901 Sherrington Place, Newport Beach
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03710-HO Ryan YAU Male DOB: 01/05/1989 Irvine, California 08/23/2016 at 19:00 hours Decedent's residence, Irvine
Investigating AgencyIrvine Police Department # 16-12986
Injury Date08/23/2016 at Est. 19:00 hours
Injury Location10 Hexham, Irvine
Injury DescriptionSelf inflicted handgun wound
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03709-HO Polly YAU Female DOB: 10/30/1951 Irvine, CA Fnd.08/24/2016 at 12:18 hours Decedent's residence, Irvine
Investigating AgencyIrvine Police Department # 16-12986
Injury Date8/--/16
Injury Location10 Hexham, Irvine
Injury DescriptionShot by another
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03676-KU Male 08/21/2016 at 15:47 hours UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencyHuntington Beach Police Department # 16-12036
Injury Date08/21/2016 at Est. 15:19 hours
Injury LocationEdinger Avenue overpass at I-405 freeway, Huntington Beach
Injury DescriptionThe decedent appears to have jumped from the overpass.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03675-KI Carl RIESING Male DOB: 12/30/1957 Los Alamitos, CA 08/21/2016 at 14:43 hours Street, Silverado
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Santa Ana # log# 435
Injury Date08/21/2016 at Est. 14:43 hours
Injury LocationSantiago Canyon Road, north of Irvine Lake, Silverado
Injury DescriptionDecedent was the operator of out of control motorcycle
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03669-BB Julian CROSBY II Male DOB: 04/04/1976 Laguna Beach, CA 08/21/2016 at 07:20 hours Street, Trabuco Canyon
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/San Juan Capistrano # l
Injury Date08/21/2016 at Est. 07:20 hours
Injury LocationEastbound Trabuco Canyon Road, east of O'Neill Park entrance, Trabuco
Injury DescriptionMotorcycle versus fixed object, wall
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03668-WI Dayana LEDEZMA Female DOB: 11/16/2012 Placentia, California 08/20/2016 at 22:23 hours Street, Placentia
Investigating AgencyPlacentia Police Department # 16-2817
Injury Date08/20/2016 at Est. 22:23 hours
Injury Location800 block of W. La Jolla Street, Placentia
Injury DescriptionPedestrian vs. auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03667-WI Stephanie LEDEZMA Female DOB: 03/08/2009 Placentia, California 08/20/2016 at 22:23 hours Street, Placentia
Investigating AgencyPlacentia Police Department # 16-2817
Injury Date08/20/2016 at 22:23 hours
Injury Location800 block of W. La Jolla Street, Placentia
Injury DescriptionPedestrian vs. auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03666-WI Patricia SANTIAGO VENTURA Female DOB: 10/19/1982 Placentia, CA 08/20/2016 at 22:23 hours Street, Placentia
Investigating AgencyPlacentia Police Department # 16-2817
Injury Date08/20/2016 at Est. 22:23 hours
Injury Location800 block of W. La Jolla Street, Placentia
Injury DescriptionPedestrian vs. auto
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16-03663-CO Lawrence KIEHL Male DOB: 10/15/1953 La Mirada, California 08/20/2016 at 18:10 hours UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencyFullerton Police Department # 16-55490
Injury Date08/20/2016 at Est. 16:46 hours
Injury LocationBrookhurst Road and Commonwealth Avenue, Fullerton
Injury DescriptionDriver of SUV vs. pick-up truck
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03647-MT Pamela MCKEON Female DOB: 09/17/1952 Cypress, CA 08/19/2016 at 16:47 hours UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencyLos Alamitos Police Department # 16-0747
Injury Date08/19/2016 at 14:52 hours
Injury LocationLos Alamitos Blvd. between Cerritos Avenue and Wardlow Road, Los Alami
Injury DescriptionDriver of SUV vs auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
16-03591-MM Female 08/17/2016 at 00:49 hours Orange County Global Medical Center, Santa Ana
Investigating AgencySanta Ana Police Department # 16-21682
Injury Date08/17/2016 at 00:10 hours
Injury LocationBristol Street and Warner Avenue, Santa Ana
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