One Killed in Fatal Pedestrian Accident near Colusa Road

ADELANTO, CA (February 10, 2022) – Saturday night, an unidentified pedestrian was fatally struck by a semi-truck in a collision on US 395.

The fatal crash happened around 9:09 p.m., on January 29. Crews arrived to the scene in the southbound lanes of the freeway near Colusa Road.

According to reports, a tractor-trailer struck the pedestrian under unknown circumstances. The truck driver then pulled over to the right shoulder after the impact.

Responding medics arrived and declared the pedestrian dead on the scene. Although, authorities have not yet released their name or place of residency.

Meanwhile, the unharmed truck driver remained and cooperated with the authorities.

The incident caused the closure of the southbound lane for a brief time while California Highway Patrol officers investigated the crash.

Adelanto police will release new updates about the collision on US 395 once available.


The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased victim. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the days ahead.


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