Riverside County, CA: Fatal Pedestrian Collision in Sun City
Riverside County, California (March 23, 2018): The Menifee Traffic Team of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is overseeing an active investigation into a fatal pedestrian collision in Sun City, CA, early Wednesday morning, March 21, 2018. The victim has not yet been identified and only limited information has been made available to the public while the investigation remains open and ongoing.
Officials believe the collision happened around 4:00 a.m. when a pedestrian crossing the street was struck by a vehicle traveling north on Murrieta Road, near Floyd Avenue. Emergency response crews, including officials with the police and fire department as well as emergency medical personnel, were immediately dispatched to the accident scene. While life-saving measures were employed at the scene, the victim was tragically pronounced dead from fatal injuries sustained in the collision. It is unclear whether the driver of the vehicle is cooperating with the investigation, and authorities are asking that anyone with information contact the Menifee Traffic Team as soon as possible. No further details have been provided at this time.
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