22-90332 Traffic Fatality

2022-90332 Traffic Fatality
Posted on Aug 16, 2022

On Sunday, August 14, 2022, at about 4:37 a.m., Gatson was in his wheelchair travelling northbound across eastbound lanes of traffic on Highland Avenue west of Cedar Street. A vehicle traveling eastbound on Highland Avenue struck Gatson, and the driver immediately fled the scene. Medical personnel responded within minutes and pronounced Gatson deceased at the scene.

The collision is still under investigation, and anyone with additional information is asked to contact Detective Dan Acosta or Sergeant Jeff Harvey at (909) 384-5792.