38-Year-Old Dies in Traffic Accident on Southgate Avenue

FULLERTON, CA (June 28, 2022) – A hit-and-run on Harbor Boulevard claimed the life of Kenneth Edward Wassennar II Monday morning.

According to Fullerton Police, the three separate hit-and-run drivers struck the victim around 1:30 a.m. on Harbor Boulevard and Southgate Avenue.

Furthermore, investigators revealed that a southbound white Dodge Charger struck Wassennar pushing a shopping cart across Harbor Boulevard against a red light.

Afterward, a black Jeep Wrangler and a white Honda two-door Civic also struck Wassennar.

However, all drivers involved failed to stop and rendered no aid to the victim.

Eventually, paramedics arrived and pronounced 38-year-old Wassennar II dead at the scene.

At this time, Fullerton officials are encouraging anyone with information about the hit-and-run suspects to contact local authorities as soon as possible.


No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Kenneth Edward Wassennar II.


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