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Man released after plowing into Asian mother and daughter, leaving them with critical injuries

Anaheim

Two Asian women remain in critical condition after a pickup truck crashed into them in Anaheim, Calif. on Independence Day.

What happened: The victims, a Vietnamese mother and daughter, were watching Fourth of July fireworks in the 200 block of North Grand Avenue when the vehicle lost control and plowed into a crowd they were standing with.

California School Board Trustee Passes Away at 48 After Tragic Parking Lot Accident

Catherine Kuo

Authorities in Dublin, California say the death of school board member Catherine Kuo, who was involved in a vehicle-pedestrian collision on Wednesday, was not intentional. 

Kuo, 48, was struck by a vehicle while volunteering at a food distribution event at Fallon Middle School, according to a statement made by Daniel R. Moirao of the Dublin Unified School District (DUSD). The accident left Kuo pinned between two cars, KRON4 reported.

NY Woman Evades Jail Time For Hit-and-Run of Singaporean Student That Caused Brain Damage

Hannah Christensen

A driver who left a fellow student from the University at Buffalo in New York seriously injured after a hit-and-run was able to evade jail time for showing “sufficient remorse.”

Singaporean Renuka Ramanadhan was walking along a zebra crossing in front of her residence on the university’s north campus shortly before 10 p.m. on November 1, 2018, when a 2005 Honda Civic hit her and knocked her down.