Hit-and-Run near 12th Street Left One Fatality

PALMDALE, CA (February 8, 2022) – A hit-and-run on Avenue Q4 claimed the life of one pedestrian Tuesday evening.

The crash happened on 1105 Avenue Q4,  near 12th Street at 7:30 p.m., reports say.

Furthermore, according to the preliminary report, a driver struck the pedestrian for reasons undetermined.

Consequently, paramedics transported the man to a local hospital for treatment of life threatening injuries.

Eventually, the victim was pronounced dead at the emergency room.

Meanwhile, police withheld the identity of the pedestrian, pending notification of the family.

As of this time, police are asking the help of the public to identify the runaway driver.

An active investigation of the fatal accident is currently ongoing.


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