SAN RAFAEL (CBS SF) — A pedestrian was struck and killed by a truck while crossing a street in San Rafael Tuesday morning, police said.
The collision happened at the corner of Fourth St. and G St. at around 8 a.m. San Rafael police said officers arrived to find an unresponsive person and began life-saving procedures, but the victim was declared dead at the scene.READ MORE: Looming La Niña May Push Western Drought From Bad to Worse
An initial investigation found a white box truck was heading northbound on G Street while the pedestrian crossing in the crosswalk westbound at Fourth Street at G Street, where the truck collided with the pedestrian, police said.READ MORE: Update: Fawn Fire Near Redding Grows To 7,500 Acres Overnight; Firefighters Look To Cooler Weather
The victim was not immediately identified. Police said the driver remained at the scene and it did not appear drugs or alcohol were a factor in the collision.MORE NEWS: Air Quality Advisory Extended Through Monday Due To Wildfire Smoke
Anyone with information about the incident was asked to call the San Rafael Police Department (415)485-3000. Tips may be given anonymously at srpd.org/tips.