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City of Fountain Valley - Police Department
PRESS RELEASE
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Feb 5, 2013
INJURY TRAFFIC COLLISION

On 2-4-13 at approximately 4:10 PM, the Fountain Valley Police Department responded to the intersection of Warner Avenue and Mt. Hope Street regarding an injury traffic collision. 

Investigation revealed a Toyota Camry entered the intersection from northbound Mt. Hope Street and proceeded to make a left turn onto westbound Warner Avenue.  At the same time, an elderly pedestrian was walking in the crosswalk northbound Mt Hope on the west side of the street.  The driver of the Camry failed to yield to the pedestrian in the crosswalk, and a collision occurred. The pedestrian was transported to UCI Medical Center in Orange for traumatic injuries.  At this point, the injuries are not life threatening.  Preliminary investigation did not show that alcohol or drugs contributed to the collision. Investigation is on-going. 

Any witnesses to the collision are encouraged to contact the Fountain Valley Police Department at 714-593-4484 to provide additional information. 


Sgt. Steve Desantis
(714) 593-44
FVPD Case Number: 13-0526

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