The Murrieta Police Department is investigating a fatal traffic collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.
On Thursday at about 6 a.m., Murrieta Police Department and Murrieta Fire & Rescue personnel arrived at Nutmeg Road and Washington Avenue and located a female adult with significant injuries in the roadway. Transported by ambulance to Inland Valley Hospital, the victim succumbed to her injuries later that evening.
The driver involved was identified and provided a statement before being released. The collision is still under
investigation and the cause has not been determined.
Anyone with information or surveillance footage related to this traffic collision is asked to contact
Murrieta Police Traffic Investigator Ryan Marin at 951-200-9756 or Traffic Bureau Sergeant Steve Whiddon at 951-461-6323.