Richard says there were no alcohol-related charges issued in connection with the collision. By Christine Rumleskie The Dawson Creek RCMP detachment says no charges have been filed in connection with a fiery two-vehicle accident on Sunday, March 28th.- Advertisement -A small car and a tanker truck collided on the south end of the Kiskatinaw Bridge early that morning.The tanker truck was carrying a concentrated chemical used to clean out wells, and quickly caught fire.One of the drivers sustained non-life threatening injuries.But Corporal Richard with the Dawson Creek RCMP says the investigation concluded with no charges being filed, and fault will be determined by the insurance companies.Advertisement
Daughter Erica Greene, who is in the U.S. Navy, was at sea when she got word that her father was hurt. She was flown into Coronado where firefighters came to pick her up. When Greene is not battling fires, he likes to ride a motorcycle, fish and bowl. “He’s a very giving man,” Erica Greene said. Up to 10 firetrucks and ambulances carrying Greene’s colleagues were parked in front of the burn center Sunday. Alex Dobuzinskis, (818) 546-3304 [email protected] 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week Greene suffered the electric charge Friday at 11:55 p.m. while on a ladder, looking inside a Hollywood building for signs of smoke. He had no pulse and was not breathing, so firefighters used a defibrillator to revive him, said Jim Wells, a spokesman for the Los Angeles city Fire Department. Greene also suffered burns to his hands and other complications. Firefighters described Greene, a Chino Hills resident, as a family man who keeps in good physical shape and enjoys cigars, green tea and playing handball. “He’s an intelligent, experienced, aggressive firefighter,” said firefighter Joe Angiuli. SHERMAN OAKS – A Los Angeles city fire captain who nearly died after suffering an electric charge a high-voltage line was recovering Sunday at the Grossman Burn Center and was expected to survive, officials said. Several of Capt. Eric Greene’s fellow firefighters stood vigil outside the center at Sherman Oaks Hospital on Sunday and visited with the 28-year veteran firefighter. “He takes care of us and we take care of him,” said Firefighter Nick Pellegrini. Greene, of Fire Station 61 in the Miracle Mile area, was in critical condition when he was first hospitalized early Saturday. On Sunday, he was conscious and in stable condition.
MONTEBELLO – A 91-year-old Montebello woman who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease was found unharmed Wednesday night about two miles from her home, police said.Takehana Shizuye, who is also known as Suzie, had not been seen since she left for her daily walk about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, said Montebello police Detective Fernando Valle.Shizuye apparently got lost, Valle said.Former football star facing chargesWEST COVINA – Ex-NFL defensive back Darryll Lamont Lewis is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on charges of leading police on a chase in the San Gabriel Valley while under the influence.Lewis, 36, is due in West Covina Superior Court to enter a plea to one count each of felony evading police and possession of a controlled substance. Lewis, held on $85,000 bail, also faces one misdemeanor count each of resisting arrest, being under the influence of a controlled substance and possession of a smoking device. If convicted, he faces nearly four years in state prison, according to the District Attorney’s Office.Authorities said it took five California Highway Patrol officers to wrestle Lewis to the ground following the televised pursuit, which began just before 4 p.m. Monday on the northbound San Gabriel River (605) Freeway near Rose Hills Road in Pico Rivera.Lewis was a football standout at Nogales High School in Valinda and the University of Arizona before playing with the Houston Oilers in 1991.He completed his NFL career with the San Diego Chargers in 2000.University Club slates speakerWHITTIER – The University Club of Whittier will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Green Arbor Tea Room, 12301 Whittier Blvd.A speaker from the Garden Grove Moslem School and Mosque will discuss the modern Muslim woman in America today.For reservations or details, call (562) 693-5419.Medical treatment to be discussedWHITTIER – Guest speaker Joyce Waterhouse will discuss an innovative treatment developed for immune system dysfunction in illnesses such as Lyme disease at a meeting from1-3 p.m. Saturday at Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital, Room F, 12401 Washington Blvd.For details, call Earis Corman at (562) 947-6123. From staff reports AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWalnut’s Malik Khouzam voted Southern California Boys Athlete of the Week160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!