Pedestrian struck, killed on Hwy 280 in San Jose

Bay City News
Saturday, January 2, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday night on the southbound Interstate Highway 280 connector ramp to southbound U.S. Highway 101 in San Jose.

The pedestrian was struck by a 1999 Honda and was pronounced deceased at the scene, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The collision was first reported at 8:19 p.m.

The victim is a 65-year-old man, according to the CHP. His identity has not been released.

Alcohol does not appear to have played a factor in the collision, according to the CHP.

The incident closed two lanes of the connector for about two hours.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured in the collision.