Upland Man Hossein Fallah Dies in Rialto Pedestrian Collision on Riverside and Etiwanda Avenues
Rialto, California (January 12, 2020) - A 75-year-old Upland man was hit and killed by a vehicle after walking into the traffic lanes in Rialto Thursday evening.
The Rialto Police Department said the crash was reported in the area of Riverside and Etiwanda avenues at about 5:55 p.m. January 9.
Rialto police said a black Honda Civic was traveling southbound on Riverside Avenue when it struck a pedestrian who had reportedly parked his vehicle in the center lane and stepped into the path of the Honda.
The pedestrian, later identified as Fallah, died in the accident.
The Honda reportedly left the roadway and slammed into a tree after the crash. The driver was taken to a trauma center with unspecified injuries.
The cause of the collision is under investigation.