58-Year-Old Pedestrian Dies in San Jose Accident on McKean Road near Country View Drive
San Jose, California (September 13, 2019) – A female party was hit and killed by a vehicle whose driver fled the scene on Thursday morning in San Jose, according to the California Highway Patrol.
As per the CHP report, a 58-year-old woman was walking southbound along the edge of northbound McKean Road when she was hit by an oncoming vehicle.
The driver failed to remain at the scene after the crash.
The victim was spotted minutes later by another motorist passing by. She was thrown into a brush on the side of the road by the impact.
The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by the authorities who responded to the incident.
Police found the right-side mirror believed to be for a Ford F-150 pickup and suspected it to be the involved vehicle.
The CHP is still conducting an investigation to identify the cause of the wreck.