San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: March 26, 2017/at 8:15 pm

INCIDENT: Minor Injury Traffic Collision

LOCATION: Adelanto Road x Air Expressway

INVOLVED PARTIES: #1 On duty Deputy Sheriff from the Victor Valley Station, #2 Adult male from San Diego

VEHICLES: #1 Sheriff’s Department Ford Explorer #2 White 2017 GMC Sierra


On Sunday, March 26, 2017, a Deputy from the Victor Valley Station was involved in a foot pursuit in the area of Adelanto Road and Yates in the city of Adelanto. A second deputy from the Victor Valley Station responded from the area of the Stadium north bound on Adelanto Road. A white 2017 GMC Sierra driven by a Chula Vista resident collided with the deputy’s Ford Explorer in the intersection of Adelanto Road and Air Expressway. Both driver’s were taken to local hospitals and treated for minor injuries. The collision is being investigated by the High Desert Major Accident Investigation Team.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Deputy Gernon at the Apple Valley Station.

Refer:Deputy Jonathan Gernon
Apple Valley Station (760) 240-7400

Station:San Bernardino County Sheriff, Victor Valley Station

Phone No.(760) 552-6800

Case No.241700771

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