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Fairfax Man Dies after Crash

Fairfax resident Audelio Pacheco-Sales died Saturday, June 15, as a result of injuries he sustained June 2 while riding his moped. On that date, at 7:54 a.m., City of Fairfax police responded to the intersection of Chain Bridge Road and Eaton Place for a report of a traffic accident involving a moped and a motor vehicle.

According to police, investigation determined that the driver of a minivan traveling south on Chain Bridge failed to yield the right of way while making a left turn onto Eaton, causing the collision. Police identified him as Medet Andagulov, 33, of 6513 Old Carriage Drive in Alexandria.

He remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators. Meanwhile, Pacheco-Sales was transported to Inova Fairfax Hospital in critical condition. Police charged Andagulov with reckless driving and driving without a license. They say alcohol was not a factor in the crash.

Bundt Cake Fundraiser Friday

Nothing Bundt Cakes is opening a new shop this week in the Fair Lakes Promenade Shopping Center, at 12233B Fair Lakes Promenade Drive, next to California Tortilla. And on Friday, June 21, from 9 a.m.-7 p.m., 20 percent of the sales will benefit Britepaths to help the clients it serves. The fun also includes a wine and cake tasting, between 5-7 p.m., featuring the bundt cakes plus wine from The Wine House.

Free, Hands-Only CPR Training

The City of Fairfax Fire Department will offer free, hands-only CPR training, Saturday, June 29, at 9 a.m., at Fire Station 3 at 4081 University Drive in Fairfax.

Stuff the Bus for Britepaths

A Stuff the Bus food drive for Britepaths’ food pantry will be held Saturday, June 29, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., at the Walmart at 11181 Lee Hwy. in Fairfax. Donations of nonperishable food items will help local families in need.

‘A Hometown Celebration’

The week before the big Fourth of July parade, the City of Fairfax will hold a new event called ‘A Hometown Celebration.” It’s set for Sunday, June 30, at 5 p.m., at the Veterans Amphitheater outside City Hall, 10455 Armstrong St., in Fairfax. The fun will include games, food trucks and a band concert.