Female Pedestrian Killed in Semi-Truck Collision near Favretto Avenue

REDDING, CA (November 22, 2022) – Saturday evening, one woman was fatally struck by a big-rig on State Street.

Police responded to the scene around 8:19 p.m., just west of Favretto Avenue on November 19th. 

According to reports, a woman was in a tent on State Street when a semi-truck collided with the tent. Upon arrival, officers located the woman inside the tent underneath the big-rig.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced the woman dead at the scene. Although, authorities have not yet released her identity. 

Meanwhile, the 62-year-old male truck driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

No further details regarding the State Street big-rig accident have been released to the public; however, Redding Officials will provide more information once available. 

The Sweet James team 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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