HESPERIA, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A driver was struck by another vehicle after leaving his car and walking down the street, officials said.
It happened on Sunday, April 21, 2019, at about 8:23 pm, in the 9100 block of Fifth Avenue, just north of Sultana in Hesperia.
Sheriffs spokeswoman Jodi Miller told Victor Valley News, the driver/pedestrian was in a vehicle but got out and was walking along the roadway on Fifth when he was struck by the driver of the second vehicle.
The pedestrian/driver of the first vehicle was transported to a local area hospital with minor injuries.
The driver of the second vehicle remained on scene and was not injured, Miller said.
The man was transported by ground ambulance to a nearby field at Sultana High School and subsequently airlifted via County Helicopter H325 to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center.