Pedestrian Crash on Curtner Avenue and Canoas Garden Resulted in One Fatality

SAN JOSE, CA (January 26, 2022) – A pedestrian crash on Curtner Avenue claimed the life of one person Tuesday morning.

According to reports, the incident occurred around 5:45 a.m., in the area of Curtner Avenue and Canoas Garden.

At this time, the events leading up to the collision remain unclear. However, reports indicate that a man was struck by a passing vehicle while walking in the area.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, first responders declared the male pedestrian dead at the scene. Although, authorities have not yet released their identity.

Meanwhile, the identity of the involved driver and the deceased man remain unavailable. San Jose Officials are still currently working to identify the circumstances surrounding the deadly accident.

Once available, further details will be provided.


The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of the victim. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the days ahead.


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