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Fatal Traffic Collision

Post Date:10/09/2017 9:56 AM

On Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, at approximately 6:49 p.m. officers of the Chino Police Department responded to an injury traffic collision at the intersection of Central Avenue and Francis Avenue.

The collision involved a 1994 Green Honda Civic, driven by Darron Williams, age 51 of Ontario and a pedestrian, Misti Ann Lucas, age 44, of Ontario.

The preliminary investigation indicates, the 1994 Honda was traveling Southbound on Central Avenue when it collided with Lucas, as she entered the crosswalk. The Chino Valley Fire District pronounced Lucas deceased upon arrival.

Williams remained at the scene of the collision and is cooperating with investigators.

During the investigation, the intersection of Central Avenue and Francis Avenue was closed for approximately three and a half hours, as members of the Chino Police Department Traffic Unit completed their investigation.

Investigators do not suspect alcohol or drugs are involved in this fatal traffic collision. The cause of the collision is still under investigation.

Anyone with information or investigative leads is asked to call Corporal Trosper at (909) 334-3153. 

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