SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A pedestrian died in a collision involving a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail vehicle this afternoon in San Jose, a VTA
The collision occurred at about 3 p.m. at North Capitol Avenue and Gimelli Way, VTA spokeswoman Brandi Childress said.READ MORE: A's, Giants Players Locked Out As MLB Owners Vote To Trigger First Work Stoppage Since 1995
Shortly after 3:30 p.m., Childress confirmed that the incident resulted in a fatality.READ MORE: San Francisco Suspends Cannabis Tax To Combat Illegal Marijuana Sales
Childress was not immediately able to say how many people were aboard the VTA vehicle at the time of the collision.
She said VTA service is being affected by the incident and a bus bridge will be established to continue moving passengers along the route.MORE NEWS: World AIDS Day: Santa Clara Health Officials Reflect On 4 Decades Battling HIV, Lessons Applied To COVID-19
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