Woman Dies in Pedestrian Hit-And-Run Crash on North E Street
San Bernardino, CA (July 8, 2020) – Early Tuesday morning, a 32-year-old San Bernardino woman died in a hit-and-run crash on North E Street.
The crash happened at about 2:27 a.m. on July 7. San Bernardino Police Department says that a vehicle traveling southbound in the 1500 block of North E Street struck a pedestrian southbound in E Street’s roadway. The driver then fled.
As a result, the pedestrian sustained critical injuries and transported to a hospital for immediate aide. However, she died while undergoing treatment.
Moreover, police say it is unclear if alcohol or drugs are factors in the crash.
The incident is still under investigation, and anyone with additional information may contact Detective Dan Acosta or Sergeant Jeff Harvey at (909) 384-5792.
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