Fatal Pedestrian Crash on 10 Freeway in Desert Center
DESERT CENTER, CA (December 16, 2019) – A pedestrian was hit and killed by a semi truck Monday night in Desert Center.
The crash happened around 6:20 p.m. on the westbound side of 10 Freeway near Highway 177.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the pedestrian was walking in freeway lanes when the semi struck them.
As a result, the pedestrian suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene. Authorities did not release the identity of the victim pending family notification.
No additional information was provided at this time. We will continue to update this post as new details are accessible.
During this mournful time, we would like to send our well-wishes and sincere sympathies to the grieving family and friends of the victim.
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