67-Year-Old Lawrence Smith Dies in Fatal Contra Costa Pedestrian Accident on Bethel Island Road
Contra Costa, California (September 4, 2019) – A pedestrian was hit and killed by a vehicle Saturday night in the 6200 block of Bethel Island Road in eastern Contra Costa County.
According to officials, the pedestrian, identified as Lawrence Smith, 67, of Bethel Island, was struck by an unknown vehicle on Bethel Island Road.
Emergency crews responded to the scene and found Smith lying on the roadway. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver involved stopped at the scene and cooperated with authorities. It is unknown if alcohol or drugs were considered factors in the accident.
Further details were not immediately available, and the crash remains under investigation.