Man Killed in Crash at Brookhurst Street and Hamilton Avenue
Melanie Marie Benner Arrested for DUI in Fatal Huntington Beach Accident
Huntington Beach, CA (November 1, 2020) – A man was killed in a pedestrian crash in Huntington Beach. The fatal accident occurred on the evening of November 1at Brookhurst Street and Hamilton Avenue.
A homeless man was crossing the intersection against the red light when he was hit by a Chrysler Sebring. He was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.
The driver – Melanie Marie Benner, 53, of Laguna Woods – remained at the accident scene. She was arrested and charged with DUI.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of the victim.
Nadrich & Cohen is an active donor and supporter of several local MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) chapters throughout California.