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Rancho Cucamonga Car Accident: 41-year-old San Bernardino man identified as pedestrian fatally struck on Etiwanda Avenue

Rancho Cucamonga Car Accident: 41-year-old San Bernardino man identified as pedestrian fatally struck on Etiwanda Avenue.

On Etiwanda Avenue on Monday morning, a hit-and-run vehicle struck and killed a male pedestrian.

Around 7:37 a.m., police were called to complaints of a pedestrian who had fallen near Etiwanda Avenue and Napa Street.

Officers arrived and found the unresponsive subject on a dirt shoulder west of Etiwanda. The San Bernardino man, 41, was pronounced deceased by authorities at the scene.

According to the inquiry, between Sunday night and the early hours of Monday morning, a car struck the man as he was crossing Etiwanda from Sixth Street.

The authorities have not yet disclosed any details about the suspect or the suspect’s car. Once the next of kin has been informed, the identity of the deceased victim will be made public.

Officials in Rancho Cucamonga are requesting that anybody who saw the event call Deputy V. Peterson or Deputy B. Ogas at 909-477-2800. To remain anonymous, call 1-800-78-CRIME or go to www.wetip.com to contact WE-Tip.