Monday , 24 October 2016
(photo by Gabriel Espinoza)
(photo by Gabriel Espinoza)

Drunk Pedestrian Clipped by Car; Passenger in Labor

VICTORVILLE:( A Hispanic Male adult was airlifted late Tuesday night after he was clipped by a vehicle.

Authorities at the scene stated the pedestrian was intoxicated and walking back and forth in the middle of 7th Street, near Victor Street in Victorville.

A female driver was able to maneuver her vehicle just time to avoid an impact with the pedestrian.

Another male driver also veered out of the pedestrians way, however his car’s side view mirror impacted the pedestrian.

The male driver stopped at the scene until deputies arrived, and was quickly allowed to leave after explaining to authorities that him and his wife were in route to the local hospital and that she was in labor.

Authorities stated, the pedestrian has possible rib damage, but was conscious and able to sit up on his own. He was taken by ground ambulance to Victor Valley Global Medical Center and later airlifted to an out of area trauma hospital.

More information will be updated as it becomes available.

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About Gabriel D. Espinoza

Gabriel has lived in Victor Valley for nearly 15 years. He co-founded Victor Valley News, and has a background as a financial advisor and relationship banker. When he is not working the numbers, he enjoys getting out and meeting the community and delivering news worthy information.

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