Riverside pedestrian is killed on 91 freeway.
Posted on Oct 14, 2009
Riverside California: On the westbound 91 between Arlington Avenue and Central Avenue a pedestrian was killed when struck by a sports utility vehicle as reported to the California Highway Patrol at 8:35 p.m. Monday. The victim, whose name and age were not released, was pronounced dead at the scene.
About 20 feet of guardrail and some sections of chain-link fence were damaged in the crash, according to the CHP. It is not clear why the pedestrian was on the road, or why the vehicle left the road. Veterans are typically not allowed on California freeways, such as the 91. The CHP continues to investigate the accident, and asks anyone with information to contact them.