Pedestrian Killed in Crash Involving San Bernardino County Sheriff's Deputy

The deputy suffered a broken arm in the crash Sunday night in Bloomington

By Antonio Castelan and Jonathan Lloyd
|  Monday, Nov 5, 2012  |  Updated 9:57 AM PDT
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Pedestrian Killed in Crash Involving Deputy

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Investigators at the scene of a crash involving a deputy and a pedestrian, who was pronounced dead at the scene in Bloomington.

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A pedestrian was killed and a San Bernardino County Sheriff's deputy was injured Sunday night when the deputy struck the man during a response to a call for help in Bloomington

The crash occurred on Cedar Avenue near Santa Ana Avenue at about 9 p.m.

The man, who was pronounced dead at the scene, was not in a crosswalk when he was struck by the deputy's cruiser, according to witnesses.

"It's a horrific incident, and it's all under investigation at this point," said CHP Officer Leon Lopez.

The deputy suffered a broken arm.

The vehicle sustained front-end damaged and a shattered windshield.

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