Tulare County, California (January 18, 2020) – A pedestrian died after being hit by a car on Saturday morning in Tulare County.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the pedestrian accident happened on Highway 99 near the Avenue 80 offramp.
Tulare County Fire Department crews who responded to the incident found a pedestrian lying on the roadway.
The pedestrian was transported to Kaweah Delta Medical Center in Visalia where he later died while undergoing treatment.
The Tulare County Sheriff’s Office said the motorist remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.
The identity of the victim was not immediately disclosed.
No other information was provided.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.