On 07/13/20, at approximately 11:51 pm, the Fontana Police Department responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian collision in the eastbound lanes of Foothill just west of Cherry. Through investigation, it was determined that a 1998 Honda Accord was travelling eastbound on Foothill approaching Cherry when a male pedestrian (39 of Fontana) stepped into the roadway. The vehicle subsequently struck the victim and caused significant injuries to his body. The male driver (37 of Fontana) stopped and rendered aid until emergency personnel arrived on scene. The victim was transported to an area hospital and later succumbed to his injuries. The Fontana Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) is currently investigating the collision.
For media inquiries, please contact Officer Richard Guerrero, PIO