Â Units responded and confirmed the collision to involve a pedestrian who had sustained obviously fatal injuries.Â Alan Cully, Â the72 year old driver of the 1995 Buick Regal was located on scene and uninjured.
Â The #2 northbound lane of 86 was closed for approximately 2 hours to facilitate the collision investigation.Â The pedestrian was tentatively identified and is believed to be a transient of the Imperial Valley as well as the Barstow area.Â
Cully was driving in the no. 2 northbound lane just north of Brandt Road at a stated speed of 40-50 miles per hour.Â The driver suddenly observed a person standing directly within the #2 lane wearing dark clothing.Â The vehicle impacted the pedestrian prior to the driver having the ability to slow or take evasive action.
Â This collision is currently under investigation.