Anthony Palacio has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian accident that occurred on June 25 in Hemet. Mr. Palacio, a 30-year-old local resident. Reports say that the man was walking along the northern periphery of Mountain Avenue some time early in the evening when reports say he man suddenly ran into traffic where an older model Honda Civic struck him, gravely injuring him. He was taken to an are medical center but passed away before 8:00 p.m. Authorities affirm that the driver stopped at the scene and was cooperative. The Hemet Police Department closed down a significant portion of Mountain Avenue for roughly four hours.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

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