July 2, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Friday, June 21
Officers responded at 6:10 p.m. to what was later determined to be a fatal traffic collision that occurred on Mowry Ave. near NewPark Mall. Based on the preliminary investigation, it appears the 51-year-old driver was westbound Mowry Ave. and had just driven over 880 when he suffered a medical emergency and lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle came to rest at the bottom of an embankment next to the NewPark Mall ring road. Emergency medical personnel attempted to resuscitate the driver but he died while enroute to Washington Hospital.
Any person with any information concerning this incident can contact the non-emergency line at 510-578-4237. Information can also be left anonymously on the "silent witness" hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.