Officials Searching for Suspect in Pedestrian Collision on East 3rd Street East
Highland, CA (July 23, 2022) On Friday morning, a 45-year-old Highland man on a skateboard was fatally struck by a vehicle in the Tippecanoe Avenue Hit-and-Run Accident.
The SBC Sheriff’s Department says that the fatal pedestrian collision happened around 12:48 a.m. on East 3rd Street East.
Reports say that the hit-and-run driver is still at large. Furthermore, authorities are searching for the suspect and the vehicle involved.
Moreover, officials say that a westbound car struck the man riding a skateboard, and fled the scene after the crash.
Responding officers found the unresponsive Highland man lying on the road. Authorities have not released his identification.
The Sheriff’s Department witnesses to come forward and help solve the Tippecanoe Avenue Hit-and-Run Accident.
Additionally, information may be left anonymously on the WeTip hotline at 800-782-7463 or on the website at wetip.com.
Sweet Lawyers extends our condolences to the family of the victim of the pedestrian collision on East 3rd Street East. Our hearts are with you through these trying times.
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California’s road accident rate continues to increase, rather than decrease, despite the additional safety features on newer vehicle models.
The increasing crash rate reflects that auto accidents are becoming rampant. They are a leading cause of death for individuals ages 5-64.
As a matter of fact, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), two out of three motorists will be involved in an injury accident during their life.
That is why it is truly important to reach out to us if you go through an incident similar to the Tippecanoe Avenue hit-and-run accident.
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