San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

Date/time: November 9, 2016/ 5:21 pm

Incident: fatal vehicle vs pedestrian collision

Location: Sequoia St/ First Ave, Hesperia

Victim(s): male adult (name withheld pending family notification)

Summary

On Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at approximately 5:21 p.m., Deputies from the Hesperia Sheriff’s Station were dispatched to a report of a traffic collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.

 

The adult male victim was transported to a local hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

 

Deputies found through their investigation the pedestrian was crossing south on Sequoia St. when he was struck by a Ford F150 traveling eastbound on Sequoia St., just east of First Ave. The pedestrian was wearing dark clothing and was not in a crosswalk when he attempted to cross the street.

 

This is an ongoing investigation by the Hesperia Sheriff’s Station Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT).Anyone with information is asked to contact Deputy Zane or Deputy Getts at 760-947-1500 or Sheriff’s Dispatch at 760-956-5001 or remain anonymous by calling WE-TIP at 800-78-CRIME.

 

Refer: Karen Hunt, Media Relations

Station: Hesperia

Phone No. 760-947-1549

Case No.191607819

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division

655 E. Third Street

San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

Telephone: (909) 387-3700