Man Fatally Struck by Dump Truck on Monterey Highway
SAN JOSE (July 19, 2018) – Joseph Moreno has been identified as the 71-year-old San Jose man who was struck by a dump truck and killed Thursday afternoon on Monterey Highway, according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner and the San Jose Mercury News.
The victim had been pushing a shopping cart through a parking lot on the 1900 block of Monterey Highway when the accident happened at the Sims Metal Management facility.
The man was run over by the truck, but the driver stopped and called 911. Paramedics pronounced the man dead at the scene of the collision.
Witnesses may contact police at 408-277-4654.
We offer our heartfelt prayers and condolences to the family of the man who died in this horrible crash.
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At this time, police are investigating what led to this horrible crash and will assign fault. The truck driver and the facility where Mr. Moreno died may both be held legally liable for this death.
We offer our prayers to the family and friends Mr. Moreno at this difficult time.
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