DATE/TIME: Monday, November 5, 2018 / 4:50 am
INCIDENT: Fatal Traffic Collision
LOCATION: Highland Avenue and Victoria Avenue, Highland
SUSPECT(S): Frankie Ybarra, 42-year-old resident of Rialto
VICTIM(S): Elmer Hull, 62-year-old resident of San Bernardino
SUMMARY: On Monday, November 5, 2018, at approximately 4:50 am, a deputy from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Central Station initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle near the intersection of Victoria Avenue and Mirada Road, Highland.
As the deputy walked up to the vehicle, the driver, Frankie Ybarra drove off at a high rate of speed. Ybarra failed to stop for a red light at Victoria Avenue and Highland Avenue. Ybarra drove through the intersection at a high rate of speed and collided with a vehicle driven by Elmer Hull. Hull sustained fatal injuries resulting from the collision. Ybarra ran from the collision and was apprehended a short time later. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department-Major Accident Investigation Team (M.A.I.T) and investigators from the Central Sheriff’s Station conducted the investigation.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Central Station at (909) 387-3545. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME(27463), or you may leave information on the website at www.wetip.com
Refer: Detective Robert Whiteside
Station: Central Station
Phone No. 909-387-3545
Case No. 771801270
JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department