Richard Frederick Tis'mil Estrada, 17

Willow Creek, California
December 18, 2014

Agencies: California Highway Patrol - Sacramento

Cause of death: Shooting

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According to a CHP news release, the officer shot the suspect during a struggle after the officer responded to a traffic collision. The suspect's name was not immediately released.  The officer was not identified.

The incident started when the officer responded to the single vehicle traffic collision at 1:35 a.m. Thursday on Highway 299 at Blue Jay Lane in the Willow Creek area.

The CHP said the driver attacked the officer with a deadly weapon.

The CHP did not immediately release information about what type of weapon the driver used.

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