San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE / TIME:Saturday, November 5, 2016

INCIDENT:Major Injury Traffic Collision/ VC23153(a)/(b)- DUI Causing Injury

LOCATION:Hesperia Road & Seneca Road, Victorville

INVOLVED PARTY #1:Andrew Gregorio Villegas, 18 year-old male, Victorville resident

INVOLVED PARTY #2:Name Withheld Juvenile, 16 year-old male, Victorville resident

INVOLVED PARTY #3: Rigoberto Rosales, 18 year-old male, Hesperia resident

INVOLVED PARTY #4: Name Withheld Juvenile, 15 year-old male, Hesperia resident

INVOLVED PARTY #5: Name Withheld Juvenile, 16 year-old female, Victorville resident

INVOLVED PARTY #6: Name Withheld Juvenile, 10 year-old male, Los Angeles resident

Summary

On November 5, 2016, at approximately 0042 Hrs, Victorville deputies were dispatched to a report of an unknown-injury traffic collision that occurred on Hesperia Road near Seneca Road in the City of Victorville.

Deputies discovered I/P #1 was a driving a purple Dodge Durango SUV southbound on Hesperia Road with 5 passengers. As they were approaching Seneca Road, I/P #1 lost control of the vehicle at a curve in the roadway and rolled over several times. The vehicle struck a light pole on the west shoulder of Hesperia Road, and came to a rest on its roof facing west. It is believed four of the occupants were ejected from the SUV during the collision.

Emergency personnel were summoned to the scene. I/P #3 and I/P #6 were airlifted to Loma Linda University Medical Center with major injuries. I/P #4 and I/P #5 were transported via AMR ambulance to Loma Linda University Medical Center with injuries. I/P #2 was transported by AMR ambulance to Desert Valley Hospital with minor injuries.

During the investigation, I/P #1 was determined to be under the influence of alcohol. He was arrested for CVC23153- Driving Under the Influence Causing Injury. I/P #1 was booked at the High Desert Detention Center in Adelanto. Deputies are still investigating whether speed was a factor in this collision.

Hesperia Road was closed to traffic in both directions in the area of the collision until approximately 1015 hours 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 C. DeKeyrel or C. Wallace at 760-241-2911.

Refer:C. DeKeyrel, Deputy Sheriff

C. Wallace, Deputy Sheriff

Station:Victorville Police Department

Phone No.760-241-2911

Case No.171613434

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