VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) — Authorities have shut down a stretch of Palmdale Road after a female pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Sunday night.
At about 8:45 pm, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Deputies along with San Bernardino County Fire responded to the area of Palmdale Road and Emerald Road where they found an unconscious female lying in the roadway.
According to a witness, the body of the unidentified pedestrian was covered with a yellow tarp moments after emergency personnel pronounced her deceased at the scene.
Officials confirmed the driver of a Ford F-150 pick-up truck remained at the scene, and called 911 immediately after the crash.
The Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) responded and is conducting the investigation into the crash. East and westbound Palmdale Road between Cobalt Road and Cantina Drive will be shutdown for approximately 4-6 hours while authorities investigate.
Anyone who may have witnessed the accident is asked to call the Victorville Police Department at 760-241-2911.
The story is developing and information will be updated as it is received.
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