A pregnant woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in the Inland Empire last night. The woman was hit by a car while crossing through a crosswalk at the Highland Avenue and Medical Center Drive intersection in San Bernardino. The woman, Maribel Gonzalez, was almost across the cross walk when she was struck by a Dodge Charger. The soon to be mom and her baby were confirmed dead at the scene of the accident.
“The woman behind the wheel of the Charger lost control of the vehicle and crashed,” per ABC Seven News. Witnesses also told Police that the woman driver exited her vehicle and fled the scene in a get away car. The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers send our deepest condolences to the friends and family of Maribel Gonzalez. If you or someone you know has been wrongfully injured in an accident, contact Harris Personal Injury Lawyers today for a consultation.