SAN JOSE, California (March 26, 2-17) – An alleged hit-and-run accident left a pedestrian dead early Sunday morning in the area of Monterey Highway and Stauffer Boulevard, according to The Mercury News.
The collision was reported shortly after 12 a.m.
As per the article, police said a man was apparently in the roadway when he was struck by a car headed south on Monterey Highway.
CBS San Francisco wrote that the victim was immediately taken to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. His name has not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, the driver involved did not stop to render aid and fled the scene. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact San Jose Police Detective Kelvin Pham at 408-277-4654 or call anonymously to the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (408) 947-7867.
We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the friends and family members of the deceased during such a difficult time. We hope the hit-and-run motorist will be located and justice will soon be served.
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