UPDATE @ 10:30 PM — The incident is now being investigated as a fatal traffic accident.
VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A pedestrian struck by a vehicle Monday night in Victorville died at a local hospital.
It happened at about 7:30 pm, on April 4, 2022, at the busy intersection of Mojave Drive and Condor Road.
Emergency personnel arrived on scene and located the pedestrian down in the roadway, near the entrance to Mojave Market & Liquor.
Victorville City Fire requested a medical helicopter to airlift the pedestrian to a trauma center.
Sheriffs officials said the pedestrian suffered a head injury at the scene and was transported to Victor Valley Global Medical Center, where she was later pronounced deceased.
Officials said the deceased is a 33-year-old female, resident of Victorville , and her identity is pending next of kin notification.
Eastbound lanes of Mojave Drive were closed down temporarily while deputies photographed the scene and interviewed witnesses.
The driver involved remained on scene and cooperated with investigators.
Additional information will be updated as it becomes available.
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