Pomona – On July 9th, 2018, at 2131 hours, Pomona Police dispatch received a call of a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic collision in the area of Holt Ave and Clark Ave. When officers arrived on scene, they located a male lying in lanes of traffic; the victim was unresponsive, and appeared to be severely injured. Pomona Police Officers and LA County Fire Department gave the victim some medical aid, then had the pedestrian transported to a local hospital via ambulance, he is presently listed in critical condition. At this time the victim has not yet been identified; he is a male Hispanic and approximately 40 years old.
The driver of the vehicle that struck the victim has cooperated fully with investigating officers. It has been determined that the driver was not be under the influence of alcohol or drugs at the time of the collision.
The collision is being investigated by the Pomona Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team. Anyone with information about this collision is encouraged to call the Pomona Police Department’s Traffic Services Bureau at (909) 802-7741 or (909) 620-2048.
Anyone with information that would aid in solving any crime is encouraged to contact the Pomona Police Department at 909-620-2085. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call “Crime Stoppers” at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).