SAN JOSE (CBS SF) – A driver has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit-and-run that killed a woman in East San Jose on Monday night, police said.

Shortly before 7:30 p.m., officers responded to the area of Tully Road and Quimby Road on reports of a pedestrian being struck. Officers and paramedics attempted life-saving measures on the woman, but she succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The victim has been identified as a 51-year-old. Her name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin, police said.

An investigation by officers determined that a 2008 Nissan pickup driven by an adult male was traveling eastbound on Tully Road when he struck the pedestrian, who was walking outside of a crosswalk. The driver then fled the scene, police said.

Salvador Pantoja. (San Jose Police Department)

Salvador Pantoja. (San Jose Police Department)

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Officers were able to identify the suspect vehicle and a possible driver during their investigation. Police said drugs or alcohol did not appear to be a factor in the collision.

The suspect, identified 55-year-old Salvador Pantoja of San Jose, surrendered at San Jose Police Department headquarters about three hours at the crash. According to jail records, Pantoja is being held on $100,000 bail.

Police said the collision is the 54th fatal collision on San Jose city streets this year, and the 21st pedestrian death of the year.

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Pantoja is expected to appear in court on Thursday.