Newport Beach – Pedestrian Thuy Nguyen died early Sunday morning after being struck by a pickup in Orange County.
Nguyen was struck by a pickup on Saturday night at 10:00 p.m. The accident occurred on the MacArthur Boulevard off-ramp of the southbound 73 freeway. Nguyen was rushed to Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center in Mission Viejo where he was pronounced dead forty five minutes after his arrival.
Nguyen, an Anaheim resident, was 85 years old. It is unknown why the elderly man was on the off-ramp at the time of the accident.