A Jeep Cherokee that was driven by a 59-year-old man was southbound on 900 W. The vehicle ran a red light at 1700 S. and collided with a westbound Saturn and an eastbound Malibu. The driver of the Saturn, a 60-year-old woman, was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.
Auto Pedestrian Fatality
1700 S. Redwood Road
A 64-year-old woman was crossing Redwood Road when she was struck by a northbound vehicle and died on scene. The woman’s Next of Kin have not been located therefore her identity is being withheld. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and this investigation remains active.
Loud Party / Foot Pursuit
1235 W. Lafayette
Police were called to a loud party at a residence. Responding officers had several males flee from them as they initiated contact. Officers apprehended Marcial Garcia (9/20/93) and a 17-year-old male. The juvenile was issued a citation for illegally consuming alcohol and for fleeing from an officer. Garcia was booked into jail on charges of illegally consuming alcohol and fleeing from an officer. The 21-year-old owner of the home was issued a citation for allowing minors to consume alcohol.
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