SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— On Tuesday, San Francisco tallied another pedestrian who was struck by a car and killed, this time in the city’s Sunset District. Just as that collision occurred, a San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency was meeting on pedestrian and bicyclist safety was underway in another part of town.
The agency adopted the SFMTA Board of Director-approved Vision Zero Policy to eliminate pedestrian and cyclist fatalities within a decade.READ MORE: Family: Woman Fatally Shot By 15-Year-Old Brother In East San Jose
“People shouldn’t be getting hurt, let alone killed on our streets,” said San Francisco Director of Transportation Ed Reiskin.
The policy has three elements, which include; enforcement, education and engineering.READ MORE: VTA Light Rail Set To Resume Full Operations For First Time Since Massacre