CALIFORNIA CITY, CALIFORNIA (January 18, 2017) – According to the California City Police Department, 36-year-old Cindy Ann Johnson was struck and killed by a drunk driver on Wednesday in the 7000 block of California City Boulevard. (map)
The CCPD reported that the drunk driver, 65-year-old Charles Phillip Walker, crashed into the female pedestrian around 7:30 p.m. Walker failed sobriety tests and was arrested on charges of gross vehicular manslaughter and driving under the influence.
“It’s unfortunate that motorists continue to drive under the influence, endangering the lives of other drivers and innocent pedestrians. Prayers are with the victim, her friends and family during an incredibly difficult time,” said a Las Vegas pedestrian accident lawyer.
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