Raymond Berkowitz Killed in Alleged DUI Pedestrian Accident in Lancaster; Tanner Peters Under Arrest

Raymond Berkowitz has been identified by authorities as the victim in a recent collision in Lancaster. Mr. Berkowitz was walking on 50th Street West at approximately 1:00 a.m., when a 2007 Dodge 2500 truck hit him at a reported 40 miles per hour. A 24-year-old resident of Littlerock named Tanner Peters was driving the truck and was arrested on charges of driving under the influence and is reportedly being held on bail. The California Highway Patrol is investigating the case.  Mr. Berkowitz was 65.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

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