SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A man was sent to the hospital with life threatening injuries after getting hit by a vehicle in San Jose early Thursday morning.
San Jose police said the woman driving the vehicle was arrested following the collision at around 1 a.m. in the 2900 block of Covewood Court in East San Jose.READ MORE: Wind-Whipped Wildfire in Big Sur Forces Evacuations
The case was being investigated as a possible domestic violence incident and assault with a deadly weapon, police said.READ MORE: Curry Hits Winning Jumper, Warriors Beat Rockets 105-103
It was the second pedestrian crash in San Jose in the last two days. A pedestrian who was outside a marked crosswalk was killed Tuesday late evening in the area of Monterey Highway and Curtner Avenue after being hit by a car. The driver remained at the scene and alcohol or drugs were not believed to be a factor.MORE NEWS: Review: 2020 Decision to Defend Central Coast Fire Station Nearly Cost Lives
It was the city’s 11th fatal pedestrian collision of 2021. There have been 30 fatal vehicle collisions in San Jose this year, and 31 victims.