Huntington Beach, CA (February 12, 2024) — A DUI-related two-vehicle crash on Edinger Ave near Edwards St claimed a man’s life. The Huntington Beach Police Department stated that the incident occurred around 9:30 p.m. on Friday, February 9.
A Chevy Silverado hit a Toyota Prius from behind at a high speed due to DUI reasons. The Toyota’s driver sustained severe injuries and later died at the hospital. His identity remains undisclosed. The Silverado’s 24-year-old driver fled but was soon caught. He faces DUI and vehicular manslaughter charges.
The investigation into the tragic event continues.