“Hit-and-run drive arrested”
GARDEN GROVE, CALIFORNIA (December 29, 2016) – According to the Garden Grove Police Department, 55-year-old pedestrian Linda Perdue was struck and killed earlier this month by a hit-and-run driver on Brookhurst Street and 13th Street. (map)
GGPD Lieutenant Tom DaRe reported that a 2004 Nissan 350z, driven by 31-year-old David Colon, crashed into Perdue around 6:45 p.m. on December 5 and fled the scene of the accident. Colon was found shortly after and arrested. Perdue was pronounced dead at UCI Medical Center on December 15.
“It saddens me that an innocent victim has been killed at the hands of a reckless hit-and-run driver. It’s only a matter of time before authorities locate the responsible individual and bring justice upon them,” said a California hit-and-run accident and personal injury lawyer.
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