At approximately 10:23 p.m. a driver was killed in a collision with a semi-truck on the 27000 block of Fifth Street.

According to a sheriff’s department press release, Highland deputies and Cal Fire personnel responded to the call and extracted the driver of the vehicle. Medical personnel conducted lifesaving measures on-scene and the driver was transported to Loma Linda Medical Center by ambulance. He was pronounced deceased soon after arrival to the hospital.

The identity of the driver his being withheld pending notification of next of kin and further investigation. The driver of the semi-truck remained at the scene

Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact Deputy M. Kassis from the Highland Police Department at (909) 425-9793 ext 203. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are asked to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1(800) 78-CRIME (27436) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.