Corey Hite Obituary, Death – Corey Hite, a member of the Iowa National Guard, passed away after being struck and murdered by a car that was being driven by Jonathan McCaffery, a resident of North Liberty who was just 16 years old at the time. The driver who was responsible for the accident that resulted in Hite’s death has been identified as McCaffery, according to the findings of the police.
According to the reports from the police, the collision took occurred on May 22 at approximately 4:16 p.m. near the junction of Melrose Avenue and Kennedy Parkway in Los Angeles.
Hite, who was 45 years old and from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, did not survive the collision and was pronounced dead at the scene.
After further inquiry, it was determined that the driver was Jonathan McCaffery, who was 16 years old and from North Liberty. His father, Fran McCaffery, is the head coach of the Iowa men’s basketball team, and McCaffery is Fran’s son.
As a result of an incident that took place in a crosswalk, Jonathan McCaffery has been issued a citation for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk and will be required to pay a fine.
According to the rules of the state of Iowa, a violation of this misdemeanor that results in the death of another person is punishable by a fine of $1,000, the suspension of the driver’s license for up to 180 days, or both of these punishments combined.
His mother and father, Fran and Margaret, issued the statement that is listed below: