NAPA, Calif. (June 31, 2018) — John Wilber Stewart, 68, of Napa, died in a pedestrian accident Thursday morning on Soscol Avenue, between Jacskon and Tanen streets in Central Napa, according to Napa Valley Register.
The 68-year-old Napa man was struck by a pickup truck about 11 a.m. as he attempted to cross Soscol Avenue. He was crossing from the Central Valley store side of the road to the Napa Valley Car Wash. The man suffered major injuries and was transported by ambulance to Queen of the Valley Medical Center where he was treated for major injuries. Unfortunately, he later died about 1:30 p.m. at the hospital. The victim resided in the Las Amigas area of Napa.
The Napa County Sheriff’s Office is heading up the investigation into the tragedy.
Marin County Accident Investigation
Police are investigating this collision to determine fault. At this time, we do not know what led to this crash and if speed, distractions were factors.
We extend our heartfelt sympathies to the family of Mr. Stewart at this difficult time.
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