Authorities Sunday identified an 18-year-old pedestrian who was fatally struck by a vehicle that witnesses claimed was speeding at 90 mph in Perris.
The crash was reported at 6:04 p.m. Saturday in the 21100 block of Nandina Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Witnesses told the CHP that a gray or silver Honda sedan was speeding at 90 mph when it struck the pedestrian and flipped over. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.
The Riverside County coroner’s office identified her as 18-year-old Rosa Martinez of Moreno Valley.
The driver of the sedan was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.