Pedestrian Collision near McKinley Avenue Resulted in One Fatality

HIGHLAND, CA (August 30, 2022) – On Thursday evening, a pedestrian accident on Baseline Street claimed the life of Matias Meza.

According to the report, the fatal incident happened around 11:49 p.m. on August 2nd, after a driver struck the victim walking across Baseline Street.

However, police reported that the involved driver fled the scene before the authorities arrived.

Eventually, authorities declared 30-year-old Matias Meza of San Bernardino dead at the scene.

At this time, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Highland Station is working to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Moreover, both directions of the roadway were temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties, but has since reopened.

Those with further information regarding the Baseline Street pedestrian accident are encouraged to contact local authorities as soon as possible.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Matias Meza.

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