Female Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Vehicle near Briarwood Drive
SAN JOSE, CA (October 19, 2018) – A woman was killed early Friday evening following a pedestrian crash on Curtner Avenue. The identity and place of residence of the victim are being withheld, pending notification of next of kin.
According to officials with the San Jose Police Department, the incident took place at about 6:53 PM near Briarwood Drive. The victim was crossing the road when she was struck by an eastbound 1998 Ford Explorer.
The pedestrian suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by responding officers. Meanwhile, the unidentified woman driving the sport utility vehicle remained on site and cooperated with investigators. No charges have been filed at this time.
Alcohol and drugs were ruled out as possible contributing factors in the fatal crash, which remains under investigation at this time. Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact Detective Kevin McMillin by calling (408) 277-4161. Additional information will be released once it becomes available.
We at Sweet Law Group offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased victim. Our thoughts and prayers are with them during this trying time. May she rest in peace.
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