Deadly Pedestrian Crash on Pacheco Boulevard in Martinez


Woman Killed in Martinez Pedestrian Accident on Pacheco Boulevard at Wygal Drive

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Deadly Pedestrian Crash on Pacheco Boulevard in Martinez

Martinez, California – The California Highway Patrol is investigating a Martinez pedestrian accident that occurred on Thursday afternoon on Pacheco Boulevard and left a woman dead.

As per the CHP report, a 28-year-old woman was walked into a traffic lane in an unmarked crosswalk when she was struck by an eastbound pickup truck.

The incident took place at around 5:18 p.m. on December at Wygal Drive.

The victim, whose name was not disclosed, pending family notification, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The truck driver said she did not see the pedestrian early enough to avoid the crash and she remained at the scene, cooperating with the investigators.

More details about the crash were not provided.

An investigation into the crash is underway. Anyone with additional information about the collision is asked to call Contra Costa CHP in Martinez at 925-646-4980.


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