Wheelchair

Retired Staff Sgt. Odin Ayala has a $14,000 wheelchair thanks to 10 strangers. (credit: CBS)

Local Veteran Given All-Terrain Wheelchair By Generosity Of 10 Strangers

“It’s hard to find the words. I’m very grateful,” said former Staff Sgt. Odin Ayala.

02/20/2014

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Coroner ID’s Man In Wheelchair Killed In Pico Rivera Hit-And-Run

A coroner’s official Saturday released the identity of a man in a wheelchair who was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Pico Rivera.

02/02/2013

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Man In Wheelchair Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Pico Rivera

A man in a wheelchair was killed Friday morning by a hit-and-run driver, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/01/2013

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Woman In Wheelchair Fatally Struck By Car In Van Nuys

Police say a woman in a motorized wheelchair has died after being struck by a car in an unmarked crosswalk in Van Nuys.

01/20/2013

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Police Ask Public To Help Find Missing Man In Arcadia

Police in Arcadia are asking the public’s help to find a missing 55-year-old man.

01/13/2013

This brother and sister -- along with their mom -- are accused of going on a holiday crime spree. (credit: Riverside County Sheriff's Dept.)

57-Year-Old Jurupa Valley Mother And Her Kids Allegedly Go On Holiday Crime Spree

Authorities say a Jurupa Valley mother and her two children went on a holiday shoplifting crime spree.

11/29/2012

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Man In Wheelchair, 48, Killed Trying To Cross Highway In Perris

Authorities say a 48-year-old man in a wheelchair was struck and killed as he tried to cross Highway 74 in Perris.

11/24/2012

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Police Hunt For Gunman In A Wheelchair

Los Angeles Police are looking for a gunman — in a wheelchair — who shot another man in South Los Angeles Sunday morning.

11/04/2012

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Wheelchair-Bound Woman, 64, Dies After Falling Down Metro Escalator

A 64-year-old woman in a wheelchair died one day after she fell backwards down the escalator at the Hollywood/Highland Metro Red Line station on Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/18/2012

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Wheelchair-Bound Man, 66, Killed After Being Struck By Car

A wheelchair-bound 66-year-old man was hit by a vehicle and killed Sunday at an Eastvale intersection, authorities said.

08/19/2012

Tustin Community Raises Money For Coach’s Wheelchair

Students, parents and staff of Tustin and Foothill High Schools played a game of “Pass the Bucket” to raise money for Hillview teacher and Foothill soccer coach Barry Turner.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/19/2011

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Man Pushing Wheelchair Hit And Killed In Costa Mesa

A 40 year-old man pushing an empty wheelchair across the street outside the crosswalk was fatally struck by a motorist in Costa Mesa Friday, a police lieutenant said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/11/2011

The aftermath of the crash that killed 62-year-old Francisco Martinez. (credit: CBS)

Sylmar Man Pleads Not Guilty To Running Over Dad With SUV

A 26-year-old Sylmar man, who allegedly ran over his father with a sport utility vehicle, pleaded not guilty Friday to murder and attempted murder.

06/11/2011

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Cathedral City Man, 26, Behind Bars For Allegedly Killing Man In Wheelchair During Hit-And-Run

A Cathedral City man was in custody Saturday as the suspect in a deadly hit-and-run that killed a man in a wheelchair.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/28/2011

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Irvine Engineer Helps Build 500,000 Wheelchairs For Those In Need

It may not look like your conventional wheelchair, but millions just like these have given the gift of mobility to people across the world who can’t afford a wheelchair.

04/08/2011

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