75-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck by Pickup-Truck on Myrtle Street

PLUMAS COUNTY, CA (January 11, 2023) – Wednesday morning, David Oliver was killed in a pedestrian accident on Myrtle Street.

Authorities received dispatch calls in the area shortly before noon on December 28th.

For reasons under investigation, 72-year-old Sandra Oliver struck David while driving a 2021 Ram pickup-truck that was towing a trailer.

Due to the impact of the collision, 75-year-old David sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene. In addition, authorities said that Sandra Oliver did not sustain injuries.

Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. At this time, the California Highway Patrol continues investigating the Myrtle Street accident.

Once available, further details will be provided.

Sincere sympathies to the family and friends of David Oliver. Thoughts are with them during this very difficult time.

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