18-Year-Old Moreno Valley Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Mead Valley

PERRIS, CA (November 15, 2022) – Saturday evening, Rosa Martinez was killed in a pedestrian crash on Nandina Avenue.

The fatality happened around 6:04 p.m. at the 21100 block of Nandina Avenue, just east of Brown Street.

According to a witness, a gray Honda traveling at about 90 mph hit a pedestrian, causing it to flip over.

The California Highway Patrol said it remains unclear whether the 19-year-old driver was under the influence at the time of the incident. First responders transported the driver to a hospital for minor injuries.

Unfortunately, the pedestrian sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene. Later, the Riverside County coroner’s office identified the victim as 18-year-old Rosa Martinez of Moreno Valley.

Moreover, both directions of the roadway were temporarily closed down to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.

Those with further information regarding the Nandina Avenue pedestrian crash are encouraged to contact Perris Officials immediately.

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 Rosa Martinez.

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