Male Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Deadly Collision near Grant Street

CONCORD, CA (September 26, 2022) – Early Friday morning, one man was pronounced dead after a pedestrian crash on Highway 242.

Officers were dispatched to the scene around 4:00 a.m., in the northbound lanes of the freeway near Grant Street on September 23rd.

Authorities say a man was walking along the road when a driver of the Honda Civic struck him for reasons unknown. Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics transported the victim to a hospital where he later died.

In addition, the driver did not suffer any injuries.

At this time, authorities have not released the identities of those involved. Additionally, the surrounding area on the highway was blocked for about 20 minutes before it was later reopened by 5:00 a.m.

No further details were provided. Although, anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Contra Costa office at 925-646-4980. Once available, more information will be released about the fatal pedestrian crash on Highway 242.

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 the deceased victim.

If a family member has been killed in a pedestrian accident, please contact Sweet James as soon as possible. They understand the death of a loved one is a devastating experience, however, they can help you with the legal matters that must be addressed. They will commit their resources and years of experience to bring justice for your loss. Their commitment and dedication are unbreakable and they will work with you during every step of the legal process. Please call their hotline at (800) 975-3435 to speak with one of their attorneys free of charge. To request a police report, click here.

For more accident news, click here.

Advertising disclosure: We may receive compensation for some of the links in our stories. Thank you for supporting LA Weekly and our advertisers.