SAN JOSE (CBS SF/BCN) — Police in San Jose are investigating a collision that killed a woman who had been walking across Senter Road shortly before 11 p.m. Friday near the intersection with Lewis Road.
Police said a Honda Civic was traveling south on six-lane Senter Road when it struck a woman who was crossing the street outside of any marked crosswalk.READ MORE: Flames Reach Ancient Sequoias; Crews in Pitched Battle to Save Giant Forest Grove
The victim was pronounced dead at scene. Her name was not released.
The driver of the Honda remained at the scene and cooperated with the traffic investigation. Police say they do not believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.READ MORE: PG&E Says Light Rain After Long Drought Led to Lights-Out Across Bay Area
This is the 18th fatal traffic collision and 19th victim of 2021. It was also the fourth pedestrian fatality of the year.
The identity of the victim will be released by the Santa Clara County Coroner’s Office after they confirm the victim’s identity and notify next of kin.
Anyone with information on this investigation is urged to contact Detective Bowen #4461 of the San José Police Department’s Traffic Investigations Unit at 408-277-4654.MORE NEWS: Woman Fatally Shot, Another Wounded Outside Pittsburg 7-Eleven Store
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