[UPDATE 4 p.m.] Man Dead After Allegedly Being Struck on Purpose by a Vehicle Yesterday in Shelter Cove
One well-known local man is dead after a vehicle struck a pedestrian near Debbie Lane in Shelter Cove yesterday afternoon. The CHP Traffic Incident Information Page (mirrored here on the Lost Coast Outpost) indicates the first report came into emergency dispatch at 4:38 p.m. By 5:12 p.m., the report came that the victim had received major injuries. Soon thereafter, the victim passed away.
The incident is believed to be intentional and the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is handling the investigation.
UPDATE 4 p.m.: Suspect’s Name Released in Shelter Cove Man’s Death