Man Struck by RV, Killed in Fontana
FONTANA, San Bernardino County, Calif. (Sept. 24, 2018) – Charles Jackson III, 40, of Diamond Bar, was struck by a motorhome and killed Sunday morning in Fontana, according to the San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office.
The California Highway Patrol reported the collision about 9:26 a.m. on September 23. The crash took place on southbound Interstate 15 at Sierra Avenue.
Police say that Jackson was standing near the bridge and just as the motorhome was passing, Jackson purposely ran in front of the RV and was struck. A second vehicle also struck the man.
The crash remains under investigation by police to determine fault. It’s unknown at this time whether there were any witnesses who saw what happened.
Fontana Crash Investigation
The collision remains under investigation by police to determine fault. At this time we do not know who had the right-of-way and whether or not this was a suicide or an accident.
We extend our condolences to the family of Mr. Jackson at this difficult time.
There are many steps that should be taken following a collision to ensure your legal rights are protected, but this can vary depending on the circumstances.
An injured person should seek out immediate and ongoing medical care until they are completely better. If someone has died, a wrongful death claim may be pursued by surviving family members against those responsible and or their insurance company.
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