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Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Car on McHenry Avenue in Modesto

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Pedestrian Crash Fatality on McHenry Avenue

On November 18, 2023, the Modesto Police Department reported a fatality in a vehicle versus pedestrian crash that occurred on McHenry Avenue. The incident occurred at approximately 7:30 p.m. just south of Sylvan Avenue, Modesto PD reported.

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Another pedestrian dies, days after Modesto police announce grant for new safety efforts

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A male pedestrian died Saturday after being struck on McHenry Avenue about midblock between Sylvan and Woodrow avenues, the Modesto Police Department reported.

The crash occurred about 7:20 p.m., according to a Modesto Fire Department incident summary. Emergency responders found the man down in the road, suffering major injuries. He was taken to a medical center, where he died.

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Another fatal hit-and-run. This time a bicyclist is killed in Modesto

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A bicyclist was killed in a hit-and-run on the 3700 block of McHenry Avenue on Tuesday evening, according to the Modesto Police Department.

Investigators are asking for the public’s help in looking for a white, or light-colored, 2010 to 2013 model Kia Soul last seen traveling southbound on McHenry Avenue. The vehicle should have had damage to its windshield and passenger side, according to a police statement.

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21-year-old dies in crash involving alleged DUI driver near Modesto

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A 21-year-old woman died after she was involved in a crash with a driver who was suspected of operating his vehicle under the influence, according to Ceres Police.

The crash happened on Thursday just after 4 p.m. at the intersection of Hatch Road and Faith Home Road.

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Bicyclist struck and killed by Modesto driver Friday identified as homeless woman

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Authorities have identified the bicyclist who died Friday after being struck by a sport utility vehicle near Graceada Park as a 36-year-old homeless woman.

Rosanna Petrushkin was the 15th person to die in Modesto this year in a traffic accident, Lt. Dan Starr has said. Six involved vehicles vs. pedestrians and two were vehicles vs. bicyclists.

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A Californian mother dies after a procedure at a dentist, and the anaesthetist is still licensed

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In the heart of Beverly Hills, where A-list celebrities get their million-dollar smiles, the tragic tale of Tina Owens reveals the harsh realities that can lie behind the glitz and glamour.

Tina, 60, an entrepreneur who established the successful Halocouture hair extension brand, was on a quest for that perfect Hollywood smile. She chose the prestigious clinic of Dr. Kevin Sands, nestled between iconic designer storefronts like Gucci and Cartier. But what should have been a routine procedure turned into a nightmare.

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Man dies after being struck by car on Modesto’s Standiford Avenue. Driver arrested

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A driver hit and killed a 59-year-old man crossing Standiford Avenue in north Modesto on Tuesday night, according to police. Officers arrested a 21-year-old woman on suspicion of gross vehicular manslaughter and driving under the influence.

Police Department spokeswoman Sharon Bear said the incident occurred at approximately 10:45 p.m. near Standiford and Sherwood avenues, just west of McHenry Avenue.

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Atwater police identify man and woman found shot to death inside vehicle

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Authorities have identified a man and woman who were shot and killed in Atwater on Monday night as Evangelina Ybarra, 42, and Ramon Lopez, 41, both of Livingston, according to the Atwater Police Department.

Atwater Police officers responded to multiple reports of shots fired at about 10:30 p.m. Monday in a parking lot in the 2500 block of Schaffer Road near Fortuna Avenue . When officers arrived on the scene they found Ybarra and Lopez inside a vehicle. Both had been shot multiple times and were pronounced dead at the scene.

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44-year-old man shot, killed in Modesto, police say

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A 44-year-old man was shot and killed in Modesto Saturday night, police said.

Morse West, also known as Holly, was shot near Martin and Clayton avenues. He was from Modesto.

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Modesto man clearing his gun accidentally shoots, kills his 83-year-old mother

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An 83-year-old woman died after being accidentally shot by her son inside their Modesto home on Wednesday, according to police.

The incident occurred around 9 a.m. in the 300 block of Emerson Avenue, southeast of Rumble Road and McHenry Avenue.

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