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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03520-CO Irving HIRSCH Male DOB: 10/12/1922 Laguna Woods, CA 08/31/2015 at 21:09 hours Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center, Mission Viejo
Investigating AgencyOrange County Sheriff # 15-184613
Injury Date08/25/2015 at Est. 10:08 hours
Injury LocationMoulton Parkway, south of Santa Maria Avenue, Laguna Hills
Injury DescriptionThe decedent was the driver of an auto vs. auto
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03494-EK Mohamad ABDELWAHHAB Male DOB: 06/05/1979 San Francisco, CA 08/29/2015 at 23:45 hours Street, Newport Beach
Investigating AgencyNewport Beach Police Department # 15-07683
Injury Date08/29/2015 at 23:45 hours
Injury LocationMacArthur Blvd. south of Corinthian Way, Newport Beach
Injury DescriptionPedestrian vs. auto traffic accident
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03440-SH Darin WELLS Male DOB: 06/13/1971 08/26/2015 at 03:01 hours Street, Newport Beach
Investigating AgencyNewport Beach Police Department # 15-007539
Injury Date08/26/2015 at Est. 03:01 hours
Injury LocationNewport Blvd., South of Industrial Way, Newport Beach
Injury DescriptionPedestrian struck by auto while crossing street
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03438-KI Trevor HUFF Male DOB: 07/05/1994 Pomona, CA 08/25/2015 at 21:24 hours Street, Brea
Investigating AgencyCalifornia Highway Patrol/Santa Ana #
Injury Date08/25/2015 at Est. 21:24 hours
Injury LocationBrea Canyon Road and Tonner Canyon, Brea
Injury DescriptionThe decedent was the operator of a motorcycle vs. pick up truck
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03410-SH Elman CANO CARRANZA Male DOB: 03/09/1986 Los Angeles, CA 08/24/2015 at 11:17 hours UCI Medical Center, Orange
Investigating Agency
Injury Date08/24/2015 at Est. 09:59 hours
Injury Location250 W. Santa Fe Avenue , Fullerton
Injury DescriptionFall from height at construction site.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03409-MT Male 08/24/2015 at 11:08 hours St. Jude Medical Center, Fullerton
Investigating AgencyFullerton Police Department # 15-54870
Injury Date08/24/2015 at Est. 01:00 hours
Injury Location2448 N. Associated Rd., Fullerton
Injury DescriptionThe decedent was found unresponsive in the swimming pool of an apartment complex.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03394-SH Clarence BRUMFIELD Male DOB: 11/18/1953 Palmdale, CA Fnd.08/23/2015 at 10:54 hours Irvine Lake , Silverado
Investigating AgencyOrange County Sheriff # 15-182300
Injury Date08/22/2015 at Est. 15:54 hours
Injury Location4621 Santiago Canyon Road, Silverado
Injury DescriptionThe decedent was found submerged in the lake.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03392-RA Ryan SCHEER Male DOB: 11/04/1975 08/23/2015 at 08:30 hours Pacific Ocean, Huntington Beach
Investigating AgencyHuntington Beach Police Department # 15-13741
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Injury Location
Injury DescriptionThe deceased is a possible ocean drowning.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03385-BA Wesley KIM Male DOB: 02/09/1988 Reseda, CA 08/22/2015 at 15:32 hours Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, Newport Beach
Investigating AgencyCalifornia State Parks and Recreation # 15-0922 S
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Injury Location
Injury DescriptionThe deceased was found unresponsive in the ocean while snorkeling/free diving. An autopsy is pending.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03324-RR Robert CARRANZA Male DOB: 08/07/1976 Tustin, CA 08/18/2015 at 16:05 hours Orange County Global Medical Center, Santa Ana
Investigating AgencyTustin Police Department # 15-4980
Injury Date8/18/15
Injury Location1400 Mitchell Avenue, Tustin
Injury DescriptionPlease contact the police agency for additional details.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03323-KI Female Fnd.08/18/2015 at 15:08 hours In Parked auto in parking lot, Newport Beach
Investigating AgencyNewport Beach Police Department # 15-7292
Injury Date08/18/2015 at Est. 15:08 hours
Injury Location Vista del Oro and Vista del Sol , Newport Beach
Injury DescriptionPlease contact the police agency for additional details.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03322-MR Suy NGUYEN Male DOB: 01/15/1955 Yorba Linda, CA 08/18/2015 at 14:49 hours Placentia-Linda Community Hospital, Placentia
Investigating AgencyOrange County Sheriff # 15-178402
Injury Date08/18/2015 at Est. 14:00 hours
Injury Location16951 Imperial Highway , Yorba Linda
Injury DescriptionThe decedent was found in the pool.
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Case Number Name Gender Age City of Residence Death Date Death Location
15-03313-MT Male 08/17/2015 at 14:46 hours UCI Medical Center, Orange
Investigating AgencyOrange County Sheriff # 15-177478
Injury Date08/17/2015 at 14:05 hours
Injury LocationBeach Blvd. and Chapman Avenue, Stanton
Injury DescriptionThe decedent was a pedestrian vs. tractor trailer
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