27-Year-Old Man Dead after Pedestrian Collision near 105 Freeway

WILLOWBROOK, CA (September 8, 2022) – Early Tuesday morning, Arturo Rivera was fatally struck in a pedestrian accident on Imperial Highway.

The crash took place on August 23rd, at around 1:56 a.m., near the 105 Freeway and Compton Avenue.

According to reports, Rivera was walking in the area when he was fatally struck by an unidentified driver at the intersection. Upon impact, the driver did not stop to render aid to the victim, and instead fled the scene.

Paramedics arrived shortly after and found Rivera down on the ground. Despite life-saving attempts, medics pronounced Rivera dead at the scene.

Additionally, his family and friends have made a GoFundMe page to help his family with funeral expenses during this difficult time.

At this time, officials are asking any witnesses to the crash to reach their local offices as soon as possible. More information will be given once they are available.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James sends their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Arturo Rivera.

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