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Man, 28, Killed by Alleged Drunk Driver in Rowland Heights

ROWLAND HEIGHTS (KTLA) — A 28-year-old man was struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver as he crossed a road in Rowland heights early Saturday morning.

The man has been identified by coroner’s officials as Earl T. Bourne II of Los Angeles.

According to witnesses, Bourne was crossing the street near John A. Rowland High School when he was struck by a blue Dodge Durango sports utility vehicle.

Students were arriving back at the school just after midnight on Saturday from a field trip to Disneyland when the crash happened.

No students were injured.

The driver was pulled over near the scene and arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated.

Her name has not been released.