Fatal Pedestrian Crash on 210 Freeway in Upland
UPLAND, CA (January 9, 2020) – An unidentified man was fatally struck by a big rig Thursday evening on 210 Freeway in Upland, CHP officials said.
The deadly incident happened just after 8:00 p.m., on eastbound 210 Freeway near the Mountain Avenue exit.
According to the California Highway Patrol, an unidentified male pedestrian was walking across the freeway lanes when a big rig struck him.
Paramedics later pronounced the male victim dead on scene due to the impact of the collision.
The surrounding area was closed off for a brief time while crews worked on preliminary duties. However, the roadway has since reopened.
No additional information was provided at this time, as to why the pedestrian was walking along the freeway. We will continue to update this post as new details are accessible.
We hope the family and friends of the victim are surrounded by steadfast and comforting support as they grieve for the loss of their loved one.
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