According to a press release by San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, at 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 14, Yucaipa Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a major injury traffic collision on Yucaipa Boulevard at the intersection with Fifth Street. Deputies arrived and found a 56-year-old female unconscious in the intersection. During the investigation, deputies determined 42-year-old Sarah Perez-Snowball drove west on Yucaipa Blvd. and struck the pedestrian as she was walking north across Yucaipa Blvd. while in the crosswalk. Perez-Snowball remained at the scene and provided information to responding deputies. The pedestrian was transported to Redlands Community Hospital where she was pronounced deceased.
The collision is under investigation by the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Major Accident Investigation Team (M.A.I.T.) Anyone with any information related to this case is urged to please contact: Deputy D. Rusk/ Deputy H. Reyes, from the Major Accident Investigation Team at 477-2800.