Fatal Pedestrian Accident near Las Palmas Avenue in Patterson
PATTERSON, CA (June 17, 2021) – A man in his 70s was killed in a pedestrian accident near Las Palmas Avenue and Weber Avenue Tuesday evening.
The accident happened around 9:35 p.m. on June 15. According to the California Highway Patrol, the man was crossing the roadway when a westbound 90’s model pickup truck struck him.
Responding medical personnel attempted life-saving measures, but the man died at the scene.
The driver and passenger of the pickup remained on scene and cooperated with authorities.
Authorities at the scene indicated that the pedestrian was not in a crosswalk when he was struck, and it appeared he was headed to a nearby taco truck. The nearest crosswalks are at First Street and Hartley Street.
Officials said the victim was a local resident. They withheld his identity pending family notification.
Alcohol did not appear to be a factor the crash, which remains under investigation.
We would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the victim.
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