26-year-old Hunter Dixon of Chico dies in fatal Chico, CA car crash – Sunday, September 26, 2021

Chico Motorcycle-Car Crash Death of Hunter Dixon of Chico – Obituary

26-year-old Hunter Dixon of Chico has died in a fatal Chico, CA motorcycle-car crash that occurred on Sunday, September 26, 2021. It happened when a vehicle driven by 18-year-old Pesiaune Finau of Chico ran a red light and struck the motorcycle that Hunter was driving. The accident happened in the area of 8th St. and Main St.

At about 3:45 p.m. on Sunday, Hunter was on a motorcycle in the company of other motorcyclists heading north on Main Street. Pesiaune was heading west on 8th Street when he ran a red light and hit Hunter’s bike.

Hunter was left with fatal injuries to which he succumbed. The driver of the vehicle, Pissiaune, sustained minor injuries. He remained at the scene and was arrested. He faces vehicular manslaughter charges.

Police obtained video footage that showed the accident, as well as witness statements.