RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Major Injury - Hit and Run Traffic Collision|
|Station Area:||Jurupa Valley|
|Written Date:||February 4, 2020||Time:||7:25 AM|
|Incident Date:||February 3, 2020||Time:||10:36 PM|
|Incident Location:||Hamner Avenue cross of Third Street, Norco|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Luke Torres|
On Monday, February 3, 2020, about 10:36 PM, deputies from the Jurupa Valley Station - Traffic Reconstruction Team responded to a report of a major injury traffic collision involving a vehicle versus a pedestrian; on Hamner Avenue cross of Third Street, Norco.
Upon arrival, deputies located a male adult with major injuries. The male victim was transported to a local hospital, where he is listed in critical condition. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene northbound Hamner and subsequently eastbound on Third. The vehicle is described as a 2013-2017 dark color Jeep Patriot. The Jurupa Valley Station’s Traffic Reconstruction Team is conducting a full investigation to determine the cause of the collision and if alcohol/drugs were a factor during this major injury traffic collision.
Anyone with additional information is encouraged to call Deputy Petersen at the Jurupa Valley Station, 951-955-2600. Persons who wish to report criminal activity and wish to remain anonymous can call crime stoppers at 800-78-CRIME (800-782-7463) or 800-47-DRUGS (800-473-7847). You can also leave anonymous information at the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form or www.wetip.com.
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