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Humboldt County Sherif’s Office press release:


The Humboldt County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim of a fatal vehicle versus pedestrian traffic collision on Dec. 14, 2017 near the 600 block of W. Harris Street.

The victim, 71-year-old Dwight Stephen Davis, also known to the community as “Dirty Dave,” of Eureka, succumbed to his injuries at St. Joseph Hospital around 7 p.m. last night.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Officer Linfoot with the Eureka Police Department at (707) 441-4060.