Man dies after being hit by two vehicles in Apple Valley
A 25-year-old man died Tuesday after being struck by two vehicles while walking along Dale Evans Parkway in Apple Valley.
The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday did not disclose the identity of the deceased man pending notification of next of kin.
The Apple Valley Sheriff’s Station reported that at approximately 7:43 p.m. Tuesday, deputies and staff from the Apple Valley Fire Protection District and American Medical Response responded to a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian.
Sheriff officials said the collision happened on Dale Evans Parkway, near the Quantico Road intersection. Online maps show the area near Lenny Brewster Park.
Upon arrival, MPs determined that a white Chevrolet truck was heading north on Dale Evans Parkway as it approached Quantico Road when it collided with the man, who was walking in the northbound lane of the same. pavement.
Witnesses told MPs that a white sedan, possibly a Toyota Camry, was heading north on Dale Evans Parkway when it also struck the man on the pavement.
The man suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.
The driver of the Chevrolet was not injured and remained at the scene to cooperate with investigators seeking a non-criminal statement and information from the driver of the Toyota Camry.
An investigator from the Sheriff’s Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team responded to investigate.
Dale Evans Parkway was closed between the intersections of Quantico and Otoe Roads for about six hours as MPs dealt with the scene for evidence and questioned witnesses.
Anyone with information or anyone who may have witnessed or may have been involved in the collision is asked to contact Deputy R. Grissom at Apple Valley Sheriff’s Station at 760-240-7400 Sheriff’s Dispatch at 760-956-5001 . Callers who wish to remain anonymous are asked to call the We-Tip helpline at 1-800-78-CRIME.
Daily Press reporter Rene Ray De La Cruz can be reached at 760-951-6227 or RDeLaCruz@VVDailyPress.com. Follow him on Twitter @DP_ReneDeLaCruz.