DATE OF EVENT: January 11, 2021
TYPE OF EVENT: Fatal Traffic Accident
LOCATION: 300 block W. Bowman Rd.
CHARGES: Not Applicable
SUSPECT(S): Not Applicable
On 1/11/2021, at about 0557 hours, officers from the Ridgecrest Police Department were dispatched to a traffic collision in the 300 block of E. Bowman Rd. The traffic collision was between a single vehicle and a pedestrian. Officers arrived and located an unresponsive subject lying near the roadway. Emergency life saving measures were initiated and EMS arrived as well. The subject was pronounced deceased by EMS personnel a short time later.
Jed McLaughlin, Chief of Police
PREPARED BY: Sergeant Groves