Pedestrian struck, injured by vehicle on Sierra Highway

A vehicle struck a pedestrian on north Sierra Highway and Via Princessa Tuesday night, officials said. The collision in front of Stater Bros. Markets was reported to authorities at 5:39 p.m., said Los Angeles County Fire Department Fire Inspector Richard Licon. The pedestrian was transported to a local trauma center at 5:51 p.m. for complaints of pain and injuries. This is the second collision involving a pedestrian in the past 24 hours in Santa Clarita. The first occurred Monday night when a young woman was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on Sierra Highway just south of Soledad Canyon Road in Canyon Country. According to officials, the pedestrian was a juvenile female and the investigation into the incident is still ongoing. 661-287-5575 On Twitter as @_ChristinaCox_


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Christina Cox

Christina Cox

Christina Cox is a multimedia journalist covering education, community and breaking news in the Santa Clarita Valley. She joined The Signal as a staff writer in August 2016.