JURUPA VALLEY, RIVERSIDE (January 25, 2014) – Rodolfo Magdaleno was fatally struck by a sedan Saturday evening at 6:42 p.m. Magdaleno was in the process of crossing Pyrite Street, south of Mission Boulevard, when he was struck by a northbound car. The teen was rushed to Riverside Community Hospital where he later died of his injuries.
Rodolfo Magdaleno was 16 years old, a resident of Riverside.
An investigation is pending as to identifying the circumstances behind the accident, the road was closed for several hours. Witnesses are asked to call the Jurupa Valley Police Traffic Division at (951) 955-2600. If the driver is found to be at fault, the parents of Rodolfo Magdaleno will have a right to file a wrongful death claim against the driver and his insurance. An investigation should establish liability.