SAN MATEO (KCBS) — A pedestrian was killed after being struck in a crash involving two cars on El Camino Real near Highway 92 in San Mateo Monday morning.
The San Mateo County coroner’s office identified the victim as 58-year-old Scott Van Dyke, a San Mateo resident.READ MORE: Man Arrested After Allegedly Trying To Shoot Sonoma County Deputy, Park Ranger
One of the vehicles involved in the crash, a white Toyota, fled the scene but has since been located, according to police. The driver, a 67-year-old San Mateo man, was cooperating with the investigation.
The second vehicle, a black Honda, driven by a 35-year-old San Francisco man, remained at the crash site.
The crash was reported around 6:15 a.m., according to a fire dispatcher.
Police said they are investigating whether Van Dyke had come from a nearby homeless encampment. He was not in a crosswalk when he was struck.READ MORE: California Reopens: State Offers Digital Record of COVID-19 Vaccination
Significant traffic delays were reported as police and paramedics responded.