Rosita Mendoza Lizarde has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian collision that took place on December 22 in San Bernardino. Ms. Lizarde, a 56-year-old local resident, was walking on 8th Street prior to 7:15 p.m. when an automobile driving on Arrowhead Avenue crossed the intersection with 8th Street and struck the victim. First responders arrived but the woman died at the scene from her injuries. Authorities say that, for reasons that have not been described, the driver did not realize that the victim was walking in the intersection. An investigation is ongoing.

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

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