SUV Strikes Pedestrian near Amargosa Road
VICTORVILLE, CA (April 15, 2022) – Last Monday, a vehicle collision on Hook Boulevard injured a pedestrian according to police.
At about 8:31 p.m., the collision happened on Hook Blvd near Amargosa Road, near the Stater Brothers shopping center, involving a black Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Subsequently, emergency crews responded to the scene and found an adult male down in the westbound lanes of Hook Blvd.
Meanwhile, a Mercy Air helicopter was requested to airlift the pedestrian to a nearby trauma center.
The black 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.
Furthermore, a portion of the roadway was temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.
The crash marked the second accident of a vehicle and pedestrian collision reported in the City of Victorville within one hour and about a mile apart.
An active investigation into the pedestrian collision is currently underway.
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