APPLE VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) – The pedestrian fatally struck by a car on Tuesday evening while trying to cross Bear Valley Road has been identified as Jessica D Valenciano, a 40-year-old resident of Lincoln, Nebraska.
The incident occurred around 6:00 pm, November 28, 2023, on the 20600 Bear Valley Rd in the Town of Apple Valley, near the Burger King on Iriquios Road.
Emergency medical services responded to the scene where despite life-saving measures, Valenciano died from her injuries at the scene.
The deputies from the Apple Valley Police Department responded to conduct their investigation, shutting down all lanes of Bear Valley Road between Mockingbird Avenue and Kiowa Road.
At the scene, there was a white 2016 Chevrolet Traverse SUV with a damaged headlight, further ahead was another vehicle, a silver 2013 Hyundai Elantra, which both were left on the road as evidence while the authorities conducted their investigation.
Both drivers remained at the scene and cooperated with police. No other injuries were reported.
The Apple Valley Police Department is handling the investigation.
UPDATE: The article has been revised to include the pedestrian’s name, city, and age, as provided by the San Bernardino County Coroner’s office.
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