Clinton Eugene Deckert II Dies after McKinleyville Pedestrian Accident on Central Avenue at Bella Vista Road
McKinleyville, California (May 21, 2019) – 47-year-old Clinton Eugene Deckert II of McKinleyville has been identified as the man killed in a traffic crash Saturday morning in McKinleyville, according to a California Highway Patrol report.
The collision happened at around 7:28 a.m. May 18, on Central Avenue at Bella Vista Road.
As per the dispatch, Deckert was walking along Central Avenue when a northbound 1997 Toyota Rav4 traveling north turned and drifted into the side and hit him.
Deckert was declared dead at the scene.
The involved driver fled the scene after the crash. The suspect later called officials and was arrested on suspicion of DUI.
No additional details concerning this collision were provided.
An investigation is ongoing.
We offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased during this grieving period.
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