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Identity of Highway-101 fatality released

The decedent who was involved in a fatal motor vehicle collision has been identified as: Phaivanh Adidas CHANTHALANGSY, a 45-year-old male resident of Santa Rosa, CA.

On Sunday, September 9, 2017, the Coroner Division was advised of a fatal motor vehicle collision on the northbound lanes of Highway-101, in Novato.  One person was identified as the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle. 

The decedent has been identified as:

          Phaivanh Adidas CHANTHALANGSY, a 45-year-old male resident of Santa Rosa, CA.

A post mortem examination and toxicology testing have been scheduled to take place on 9/15/2017.  The cause and manner of death will be pending toxicology results and the conclusion of the joint investigation of the Coroner Division and the California Highway Patrol.  No further information will be released by the Coroner Division at this time, as this is an active investigation.  Any further questions regarding the incident should be directed to the California Highway Patrol - Marin Area: Officer Andrew Barclay / 415-407-3924.

The personnel of the Marin County Sheriff's Office extend our condolences to Mr. Chanthalangsy's family and friends during this difficult time.

CONTACT

Roger G. Fielding

Coroner Investigator

415-473-6043

rfielding@marinsheriff.org


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