68-Year-Old Man Killed in Pedestrian Crash on 7th Street near Lacy Street
VICTORVILLE, CA (September 3, 2019) – Authorities identified 68-year-old Ernest Trejo of Victorville as the pedestrian killed in a crash on 7th Street, Tuesday evening.
According to the Victorville Sheriff’s Station, the incident happened at about 9:30 PM. Trejo attempted to cross the roadway near Lacy Street. There, a southbound 2014 Chevy Malibu hit him in the no. 2 lane.
Emergency responders rushed Trejo to a local hospital with serious injuries. Unfortunately, he was pronounced dead. Two other people crossing with the pedestrian did not sustain injuries. Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle remained and cooperated with investigators.
Anyone with additional information can call (760) 241-2911 and reference case #171907882. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
We at Sweet Lawyers offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Ernest Trejo. Our thoughts and prayers are with them during this trying time. May he rest in peace.
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