Riverside Woman Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Accident near 200th Street East

LANCASTER, CA (February 3, 2023) – Tuesday night, Rosa Alvarenca was involved and a woman was killed in a pedestrian crash on Avenue J.

The incident occurred around 7:45 p.m., near 200th Street East.

According to reports, a woman was standing outside of her disabled 2004 Toyota that was partially blocking the roadway. There, the driver of a 2011 Ford struck her.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced the 68-year-old woman from Riverside dead at the scene. However, officers have not yet released her identity.

Meanwhile, the 52-year-old Ford driver from Barstow, Rosa Alvarenca, remained at the scene and cooperated with the police. Alvarenca and her 56-year-old passenger, Maria Rodriguez of Barstow, were unharmed.

Lancaster Officials are asking anyone with further information to contact their offices as soon as possible.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased woman. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

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