UPDATED 6/6/12: The pedestrian killed in the collision has been identified as Sonia Munoz, 27, of Lancaster.
LANCASTER – Traffic investigators from the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station are investigating the circumstances of a fatal collision, which occurred in the 1200 block of East Avenue I in Lancaster on Saturday, June 2 at approximately 9:10 p.m.
Preliminary information gathered at the scene revealed a pedestrian was crossing Avenue I, outside of a crosswalk, and was struck by a vehicle which was traveling eastbound on Avenue I.
The victim was transported to Antelope Valley Medical Center in Lancaster, where the victim succumbed to injuries. The identity of the victim has not been released.
The driver’s identity has not been released, pending further investigation.
Sheriff’s detectives continue to investigate this fatal collision, and ask anyone with information regarding this incident, to contact the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station Traffic Enforcement Team at 661-948-8466.
(Information via press report from the Lancaster Station.)
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