On March 1, 2014 at about 9:49 p.m., Deputies from the
Hesperia Station and rescue personnel from the San Bernardino County Fire
Department responded to a vehicle vs pedestrian traffic collision on Main St.
east of Maple Ave. in Hesperia. Upon arrival deputies found that two vehicles and a pedestrian had been involved in the collision
which occurred in the westbound lanes of Main St. Investigators determined that
one of the vehicles, a 2001 Ford traveling
west on Main St. struck the unidentified female pedestrian as she attempted to
walk across the street in front of traffic. The victim went down in the roadway
as the driver of the Ford pulled to the shoulder. A second vehicle, a 2014
Chevrolet also traveling west on Main was not able to see the victim in the
roadway and she was struck a second time. The female victim was pronounced
deceased at the scene.
None of the vehicle occupants received any injuries.
Deputies from the Hesperia Station's Major Accident
Investigation Team (MAIT) are conducting the investigation and the name of the
victim is pending positive identification and notification of family. The
investigation is ongoing and Main St. is closed in both directions between
Maple Ave. and Oakwood St. while MAIT investigators process the scene for
Anyone with information or anyone who may have witnessed the
collision is asked to contact Deputy Scott LaFond from the Hesperia Station.
Refer: Sergeant Doug Hubbard
Phone No: (760) 947-1500