California Man Charged In Fatal Accident Involving Missouri Baptist Student

St. Louis County Court records show Dale Kawamura was charged with Involuntary Manslaughter and Assault in connection with the Olive Boulevard crash that killed Clayton Pfeiffer.

Patch has confirmed that prosecutors have charged Dale Kawamura, 36, of Oakland, CA, in connection with the February 2012 crash on Olive Boulevard near Creve Coeur Mill Road which claimed the life of freshman Clayton Pfeiffer.

Kawamura has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter and assault. According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Chesterfield police said Kawamura was driving with meth in his system.

Police said Kawamura's vehicle was heading eastbound on Olive and struck Pfeiffer's vehicle and another.

According to court records, the charges were filed June 13. The Post-Dispatch reports Kawamura was not currently in custody. Efforts to confirm if he is custody in California were not successful late Wednesday afternoon.

Gregg Palermo June 21, 2012 at 04:03 PM
Police have confirmed Thursday morning that Kawamura is not in custody, and that St. Louis County Police Fugitive Section will be responsible for his apprehension and arrest.


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