Authorities Identified 67-Year-Old Man in Fatal Pedestrian Crash on Indiana Avenue

RIVERSIDE, CA (November 19, 2021) – 67-year-old Riley Froom, of Riverside, lost his life on Tuesday night following a pedestrian crash on Indiana Avenue.

The tragic crash happened at 5:50 p.m. on November 16,at Indiana Avenue near Monroe Street.

The CHP reported that a vehicle traveling eastbound struck Froom who entered the roadway, for unknown reasons, and crossed the roadway outside a crosswalk.

Responding police officials pronounce Froom dead at the scene.

Meanwhile, the driver did not stop and continued driving. Police did not released a description of the vehicle but continue to search for the hit-and-run driver.

Riverside Police ask any witnesses to reach Ryan McHugh at 951-826-8720 or

An active investigation, on the other hand, is now underway.

Thoughts are with the family and friends of Riley Froom. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

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