FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA (August 23, 2017) – A man that was struck by a car and killed on Wednesday night has been identified as Juan Ramirez Garcia, according to a local news source. (map)
On Wednesday evening, Juan Garcia, a 48 year old resident of Santa Ana, was jogging beside Mile Square Park on Brookhurst Street around 9:00 pm. He was struck by a light colored Ford SUV that immediately fled the scene.
Juan Ramirez Garcia was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of his injuries. The hit and run driver was located and identified as 39 year old John Motesharrei, and was arrested on suspicion of felony hit and run as part of the ongoing investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”