Hit-and-Run Accident on Monroe Street in Indio Leaves Pedestrian Dead
INDIO, CA (February 5, 2021) – A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run accident at Monroe Street and Avenue 42 early Thursday morning.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the hit-and-run accident happened around 4:40 a.m.
CHP officials said the man was walking at the intersection when a vehicle struck him. He suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.
The victim was not immediately identified.
The driver fled the scene, and police did not release a vehicle description.
This fatal hit-and-run accident remains under investigation. Witnesses are urged to call Indio police at 760-391-4051. Anonymous tips can also be reported to Coachella Valley CrimeStoppers at 760-341-7867.
We would like to send our deepest condolences to the bereaved family and friends of the victim.
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