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LASD - Palmdale Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
Tuesday January 21st, 2014 :: 05:27 p.m. PST

Pedestrian in Critical Condition After Palmdale Hit and Run Collision

On Sunday, January 19, 2014 at approximately 8:21 PM, deputies from Palmdale Sheriff’s Station responded to a report of a man bleeding and unconscious, who was lying in the roadway on East Avenue R, east of 65th Street East, Palmdale. 

The investigation indicates the pedestrian was crossing East Avenue R mid-block and was struck by a vehicle. The vehicle then fled the scene. A passerby in a vehicle found the pedestrian lying in the street and alerted authorities. The pedestrian sustained serious injuries and received first aid at the scene by Los Angeles County Fire Department personnel before being transported to a local hospital where he listed in critical condition. 

Eastbound East Avenue R was closed to routine traffic between the intersections of 65th Street East and Woodbank Way until approximately 12:30 AM while this incident was being investigated. This incident remains under investigation by the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station’s Traffic Detail. 

Persons with information on the collision are encouraged to call the Palmdale Sheriff’s Station at (661) 272-2400. 

* Palmdale Sheriff’s Station polices the City of Palmdale and the unincorporated communities of Acton, Agua Dulce, Leona Valley, Little Rock, Pearblossom and Vasquez Rocks in the Antelope Valley: 

Palmdale Sheriff’s Station 
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department 
750 East Avenue Q 
Palmdale, CA 93550 
(661) 272-2400 
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LASD - Palmdale Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
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Palmdale, CA 93550

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