16-Year-Old Girl Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Collision near Jackson Avenue 

SAN JOSE, CA (October 27, 2022) – Early Monday morning, a pedestrian accident on Interstate 680 claimed the life of Danielle Jasmine Lopez.

The incident occurred around 12:37 a.m., in the southbound lanes of the highway near Jackson Avenue.

Investigators say multiple vehicles struck a pedestrian in the area. Upon arrival, officers located the victim’s body in the No. 4 lane. Witnesses claimed that the female pedestrian ran in front of a GMC pickup-truck for reasons unknown.

Shortly after, four other vehicles hit the victim, leaving her with fatal injuries. Due to the extent of her condition, 16-year-old Lopez was pronounced dead at the scene.

However, the identity of the involved driver remains undisclosed to the public. 

Those with further information regarding the accident are encouraged to contact CHP San Jose at (408) 961-0900. 

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 Danielle Jasmine Lopez.

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