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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00272-BA Zhiyu TOO Male DOB: 08/02/2012 Irvine, CA 01/14/2017 at 21:20 hours Children's Hospital of Orange County, Orange
Investigating AgencyIrvine Police Department # 17-00675
Injury Date1/14/17
Injury LocationLakeforest and Ramona , Irvine
Injury DescriptionDecedent was a pedestrian vs auto.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00260-RA Steven CAMERON Male DOB: 12/03/1951 Fountain Valley, CA 01/14/2017 at 09:01 hours Huntington Beach Hospital, Huntington Beach
Investigating AgencyBolsa Chica State lifeguards # 170114SUR-0012
Injury Date01/14/2017 at Est. 08:22 hours
Injury LocationAdjacent to lifeguard tower 16, Huntington Beach
Injury DescriptionDecedent was found unresponsive in the ocean while surfing.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00228-MT Isabel BREWER Female DOB: 11/19/1987 Phoenix, AZ 01/13/2017 at 01:00 hours Street, Buena Park
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Westminster # Log #23
Injury Date01/13/2017 at 01:00 hours
Injury LocationSB I-5 freeway south of Stanton Avenue, Buena Park
Injury DescriptionDecedent was passenger of pick up truck vs semi truck
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00225-BA Duc THAI Male DOB: 02/20/1965 Garden Grove, CA 01/12/2017 at 21:21 hours UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencyGarden Grove Police Department # 17-2103
Injury Date01/12/2017 at 17:00 hours
Injury Location9444 Trask Avenue , Garden Grove
Injury DescriptionDecedent was a pedestrian vs auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00211-BB Scott KLINE Male DOB: 07/03/1968 Orange, CA 01/12/2017 at 06:14 hours Freeway, Seal Beach
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Westminster # log# 78
Injury Date01/12/2017 at Est. 06:14 hours
Injury LocationWestbound SR 22 freeway to northbound I405 freeway connector, Seal Bea
Injury DescriptionDecedent was the driver of pickup truck, out of control, overturned
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00149-WI Male 01/08/2017 at 04:10 hours Freeway, Costa Mesa
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Santa Ana # Log #89
Injury Date01/08/2017 at 04:10 hours
Injury LocationNorthbound I-405 freeway north of the SR-55 freeway, Costa Mesa
Injury DescriptionDriver of SUV vs auto (Name release pending positive identification)
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00148-WI Jose GARCIA LOPEZ Male DOB: 01/27/1987 Fullerton, California 01/08/2017 at 04:10 hours Freeway, Costa Mesa
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Santa Ana # Log #89
Injury Date01/08/2017 at Est. 04:10 hours
Injury LocationNorthbound I-405 Freeway just north of SR-55 Freeway, Costa Mesa
Injury DescriptionDriver of auto vs. SUV. (also see 17-00149-WI)
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00109-RA Maureen MEZA Female DOB: 07/04/1990 Whittier, CA 01/06/2017 at 04:55 hours Freeway, Anaheim
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Westminster #
Injury Date01/06/2017 at Est. 04:55 hours
Injury LocationNorthbound I-5 north of Euclid Avenue, Anaheim
Injury DescriptionDecedent was the driver of SUV vs. tractor trailer
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00084-RA Kassim KASSIM Male DOB: 01/03/1952 Costa Mesa, CA 01/05/2017 at 06:02 hours UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencySanta Ana Police Department # 17- 0000389
Injury Date01/05/2017 at Est. 05:31 hours
Injury Location3200 block of Warner Avenue, Santa Ana
Injury DescriptionPedestrian vs pick up truck
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00031-KU Khoa TRUONG Male DOB: 11/03/1957 01/02/2017 at 11:17 hours Street, Westminster
Investigating AgencyWestminster Police Department # 17-00039
Injury Date01/02/2017 at Est. 11:17 hours
Injury LocationBeach Blvd and Madison Avenue, Westminster
Injury DescriptionPassenger of auto vs. auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00029-KU Kimmy HUA Female DOB: 07/25/1937 Garden Grove, CA 01/02/2017 at 11:55 hours UC Irvine Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencyWestminster Police Department # 17-00039
Injury Date01/02/2017 at Est. 11:17 hours
Injury LocationBeach Blvd. and Madison Avenue, Westminster
Injury DescriptionDriver of auto vs. auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00024-WI Michelle LUKE Female DOB: 08/19/1967 Huntington Beach, CA Fnd.01/02/2017 at 08:00 hours Found in wilderness area, Newport Beach
Investigating AgencyWestminster Police Department # 17-00007
Injury Date
Injury Location5022 Northwestern Way, Westminster
Injury DescriptionOngoing investigation, Westminster police Department
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
17-00023-WI Yolanda HOLTREY Female DOB: 07/13/1957 Westminster, CA Fnd.01/02/2017 at 08:00 hours Found in wilderness area, Newport Beach
Investigating AgencyWestminster Police Department # 17-00007
Injury Date1/1/2017
Injury Location5022 Northwestern Way, Westminster
Injury DescriptionUnder investigation Westminster Police Department
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