Oct 6, 2018
FATAL Hit-and-Run Eastbound I-10 freeway east of Hwy 60.
Beaumont, CA – October 6, 2018 at 1:43 a.m.
According to information obtained from the California Highway Patrol, a male was struck by several vehicles as he walked on the fastlane of the eastbound lanes of the I-10 Freeway.
After the male was struck by the first vehicle, he fell to the floor and was then struck by two other vehicles and those two vehicles did not stop and left the scene.
According to Sgt. Adrian Harto with the San Gorgonio CHP Office he said, that it is possible that the driver's of those two vehicles may or may not be aware that they struck someone.
Officer's located several pieces of evidence left at the scene from those vehicles and they are investigating.
Sgt. Harto urges those driver's and any witnesses who have not yet spoken to investigators to please contact them at (951) 769-2000.
Only lane # 4 was open to allow traffic through.
A SIG ALERT was issued at 2:04 a.m. for an unknown duration as the Coroner and CHP Officers investigate the incident.
The name of the male was not disclosed pending notification of family.