Demetre Peterson Killed in San Bernardino Hit-and-Run
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (November 11, 2020) – Demetre Peterson, 41, of Rialto, died early Tuesday in a pedestrian hit-and-run crash on Third Street in San Bernardino.
The fatal pedestrian accident was reported at 3:47 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 10th, according to an article published by The Press Enterprise.
Police said a driver struck the man for an unknown reason on 3rd Street. Additionally, the crash took place as the victim was crossing the roadway in a dark area between Allen Street and Lugo Avenue.
Rialto Man Killed on Third Street in San Bernardino
Paramedics found the 41-year-old San Bernardino man lying in the roadway with major injuries.
Unfortunately, Demetre Peterson was pronounced dead at the scene and later identified by the coroner.
Meanwhile, police say the driver involved failed to stop to render aid to the man. The cause of the fatal hit-and-run crash remains under investigation. Witnesses are urged to contact the San Bernardino Police Department.
This story will be updated as more details are released by authorities.
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