Man Struck by Big Rig Truck in Fatal Crash on SR-138
PINON HILLS, Calif. (Feb. 15, 2019) — A man in his mid-twenties was struck and killed by a semi-tractor trailer truck Friday morning on State Route 138, just west of Beekley Road in Pinon Hills.
The California Highway Patrol and San Bernardino County Firefighters were alerted to the crash about 2:55 a.m. on February 15th.
The pedestrian was reportedly walking eastbound on SR-138 when an oncoming tractor trailer truck struck him down.
The driver of the truck pulled over and called 911 after the crash. Paramedics airlifted the critically injured man to Antelope Valley Hospital where he later died, police said.
The pedestrian was a white male wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans with black sweatpants, and Vans shoes. His identity has not be released pending notification of his family.
The CHP Victorville is seeking the public’s help to identity the pedestrian. Also, witnesses should contact the CHP Victorville Area office at (760) 241-1186.
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