52-Year-Old Man Pronounced Dead after Fatal Collision near Knox Street

HARBOR GATEWAY, CA (August 14, 2023) – Thursday night, Javier Millan was fatally struck in a pedestrian collision on Vermont Avenue.

Police responded to the scene around 10:30 p.m., near Knox Street on August 10th.

Investigators say the driver of a northbound beige BMW SUV struck a man that was attempting to cross Vermont Avenue outside of a marked crosswalk. Paramedics arrived and pronounced the 52-year-old male pedestrian dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, the 42-year-old driver remained at the scene. At this time, it is unknown if alcohol or drugs contributed to the collision.

Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. Once available, further details will be provided.

The Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of Javier Millan. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the difficult days ahead.

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