Sal Fernandez, 34, Joseph Mendoza, 28, and Michael Clugston, 39, killed in car crash at Euclid Street and Orangewood Avenue in Garden Grove, California
Images from the scene show a white vehicle overturned and partially submerged inside a residential pool while a second car is resting on its side farther down the street. A sheared fire hydrant can also be seen feet away from the overturned vehicle.
One person was killed and another injured early Friday morning in a two-vehicle crash in Garden Grove that sent one vehicle into a pool and left the other vehicle overturned and up against a brick wall.
Innocent Driver Killed As Vehicle Rammed By Speeding Pickup Fleeing Garden Grove Police: Pickup Driver Also Killed
A pickup truck being chased by Garden Grove police Friday crashed into another vehicle and ended up in a residential swimming pool, killing both motorists, authorities said.
The chain of events started about 2:15 a.m. when officers saw a Dodge Ram pickup moving “at a high rate of speed” through a parking lot at Harbor Boulevard and onto Chapman Avenue, said Garden Grove police Lt. Mario Martinez.