SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car in a crash that also injured three others along Sunset Boulevard in San Francisco’s Sunset District, according to the fire department.
The medical examiner’s office identified the victim as 78-year-old San Francisco resident Isaak Berenzon.READ MORE: San Francisco Supervisors Approve Permanent Non-Citizen Voting In Board of Education Elections
The crash happened at or near the intersection of Sunset and Yorba Street, just north of Sloat Boulevard in the city’s Sunset District around 11 a.m. according to the fire department.
The pedestrian became embedded into the windshield of an older-model red Toyota Corolla and was pronounced dead at the scene.
SFPD spokesman Albie Esparza said investigators were still trying to determine whether the impact occured in the crosswalk or otherwise. A person at the scene told KPIX 5 a witness told him the pedestrian was in the crosswalk at the time of the crash.READ MORE: San Francisco Ordinance Could Provide Easier Access To Paid Time Off For Domestic Workers
There is a crosswalk near where Berenzon was struck with yellow-blinking lights to alert drivers of the presence of pedestrians.