Anthony Chavez Struck, Killed on Highway 1 in Santa Cruz
SANTA CRUZ, CA (January 31, 2023) – The Santa Cruz County Coroner’s Office identified 45-year-old Anthony Angel Chavez as the victim who died in a pedestrian accident on Highway 1 on January 23.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened at River Street around 6:15 AM.
Based on a report, the Santa Cruz resident was crossing the highway in a crosswalk at the time of the crash. The Santa Cruz Police confirmed that his action was against a red light.
Subsequently, a vehicle struck him.
As a result, Chavez died after sustaining severe injuries.
Officers did not make any arrests in relation to the crash. As of now, the cause of the crash is still under investigation.
Our sincerest sympathies go to the family and loved ones of Anthony Angel Chavez.
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