Man killed while crossing street identified

December 28, 2008 3:34:28 PM PST
A pedestrian who was fatally struck by a vehicle Monday as he crossed a Union City street was identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau today as a 79-year-old resident of the city, Sgt. Mike Denobriga said.

Sohan Singh was hit by a vehicle around 6:15 p.m. in the 34500 block of Alvarado Niles Road.

Police said Singh was pronounced dead at Eden Medical Center.

The driver of the vehicle stopped after the collision, and drugs and alcohol did not appear to be factors in the accident, police said.