Man Pronounced Dead after Pedestrian Accident on Lennon Lane

WALNUT CREEK, CA (July 7, 2023) – Monday afternoon, Cornelio Tovar was fatally struck in a pedestrian collision on Ygnacio Valley Road.

Police responded to the scene around 1:21 p.m., near Lennon Lane on July 2nd.

According to reports, a car jumped a curb and struck a man who was working on repair maintenance in the area at the time.

First responders located the severely injured pedestrian conscious, but in critical condition upon arrival. Paramedics transported him to a nearby hospital where he eventually succumbed to his injuries.

Meanwhile, the involved driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Following preliminary duties, officers listed out impairment as a potential factor.

The loved ones of Tovar set up a GoFundMe page to help with costs during this difficult time.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of Cornelio Tovar.

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