San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
DATE / TIME:Wednesday, November 23, 2016
INCIDENT:Major Injury Traffic Collision
LOCATION:Bear Valley Road / Cypress Avenue Victorville
On November 23, 2016, at approximately 5:17 p.m., Victorville deputies were dispatched to a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic collision that occurred on Bear Valley Road near Cypress Avenue in the City of Victorville.
Deputies discovered the pedestrian, who is an unidentified male, laying in the #3 lane of Bear Valley Road with major injuries after being struck by a vehicle. The driver was driving west bound in the #3 lane of Bear Valley Road when the pedestrian attempted to cross the roadway in front of her.
Emergency personnel were summoned to the scene. The pedestrian was airlifted to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center with major injuries. The driver was evaluated and treated on scene for minor abrasions to her arms.
The driver was found not to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs and was not speeding at the time of collision.
Bear Valley Road was closed to traffic in both directions in the area of the collision until approximately 10:40 p.m. for the investigation. This is an ongoing investigation by the Victorville Station Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT). Anyone with information about the collision is requested to contact Deputy A. Awad or J. Dean at 760-241-2911.
Refer:A. Awad, Deputy Sheriff
J. Dean, Deputy Sheriff
Station:Victorville Police Department
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