ped killedOn June 2, 2015 at approximately 3:45 a.m., officers from the Lake Havasu City Police Department were dispatched to a deceased person on Highway 95 just south of the Mulberry Avenue intersection.

The reporting person saw a body located in the northbound lane of Highway 95 as they were driving by. Police officers responded to the scene and located 22-year-old Lake Havasu City resident Christopher Berg deceased in the roadway.

The Lake Havasu Police Department’s Crash Investigation Team was called to the scene and conducted the investigation. After reviewing evidence at the scene, interviewing witnesses that observed Mr. Berg walking in the roadway at approximately 3:30 a.m., and reviewing the medical examiner’s report, the investigation revealed that Mr. Berg’s death was a result of being struck by a semi-truck and trailer. The Crash Investigation Team also determined through its investigation that Mr. Berg’s death was accidental and that no criminal charges would be brought against the driver of the semi-truck.

 

Public Information Officer:  Sergeant Kirk Cesena (928) 855-1171

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