JURUPA VALLEY: Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Mission Boulevard
JURUPA VALLEY, California (July 22, 2014) – A pedestrian was killed early Tuesday morning in a traffic accident at the intersection of Mission Boulevard west of Glen Street, according to a press release by the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.
Jurupa Valley Police Department officers responded to the crash with emergency medical personnel, but the pedestrian died at the scene about 1:15 a.m., the report said.
Police say the driver was in the westbound No. 1 lane of Mission Boulevard approaching Glen Street when the pedestrian allegedly crossed in front of the vehicle.
The Jurupa Valley Station Traffic Reconstruction Team is in charge of the investigation. Investigators worked for more than 5 hours at the scene in an effort to determine what happened. So far, alcohol is not believed to be a factor.
The pedestrian’s name has been withheld pending notification of family.
Witnesses to the collision are asked to call the Jurupa Valley Police Department Traffic Division at (951) 955-2600.
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