Fatal Crash in Falls Church

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News Release: 13/307/0232/drg/(3)
November 12, 2013

Fatal Crash in Falls Church

McLean Police District – A 20-year-old Falls Church man died of injuries he suffered in a crash on Sunday, November 3 shortly after 8:30 p.m.

Officers responded to the report of a crash at the intersection of Leesburg Pike and Patterson Road.

A 34-year-old, Falls Church man was driving his 1997 Ford Expedition east on Leesburg Pike and started making a left-turn into the shopping center at Patterson Road. A 34-year-old female and a 4-year-old female were passengers in the Expedition. Israel Ibarra de la Cruz was traveling west on Leesburg Pike on his 2013 Suzuki motorcycle. The driver of the Expedition, Santos A. Perez, turned in front of the motorcycle, causing the collision.

Ibarra de la Cruz was transported to Inova Fairfax Hospital where he died on Friday, November 8 shortly after 4 p.m.

The two female passengers in the Expedition were not injured.

Perez was not injured. He was transported to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center and charged with DWI.

The investigation continues and additional charges are possible.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.



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