Man struck, killed by vehicle in Twentynine Palms
A man was killed after being struck while walking along Baseline Road in Twentynine Palms Sunday night, San Bernardino County sheriff’s officials said Monday.
The unidentified man was walking along the road near Utah Trail just before 8 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle driving west on Baseline Road, according to a sheriff’s news release.
Paramedics tried to revive the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said.
The driver of the vehicle, a 69-year-old Twentynine Palms resident, appears to have remained at the scene. There are no reports suggesting she was arrested.
The Morongo Basin Station’s Major Investigation Team is investigating the crash and ask anyone with information to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at 760-366-4175. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact We-Tip at 1-888-78-CRIME or at www.WeTip.com.