Pedestrian Fatally Struck near John Street

SALINAS, CA (September 27, 2022) – Saturday morning, a pedestrian accident on US Highway 101 claimed the life of a person.

The fatal incident occurred around 5:49 a.m., near the John Street off-ramp.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the driver of a vehicle struck a walking pedestrian along the highway. The impact of the collision left the pedestrian with serious injuries.

First responders arrived and declared the pedestrian dead on scene. At this time, police have not released their identity pending notification from the next of kin. In addition, the information about the involved driver is also unavailable.

Those with further information regarding the US Highway 101 pedestrian accident are encouraged to contact Salinas Officials as soon as possible.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The Sweet James team sends their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased victim.

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