By Matt Artz
Thursday, February 11th, 2010 at 9:14 pm in Uncategorized.
From the cops:
At 1827 hours, February 11, 2010, the Fremont Police Department responded to an auto-pedestrian collision on Civic Center Drive, south of Mowry Ave. Responding officers found a 73 year old male with serious injuries.
The Traffic Unit investigation revealed that the pedestrian had been crossing eastbound in the marked crosswalk between the Washington West complex and Washington Hospital. As the pedestrian crossed the northbound lanes of Civic Center Drive he was struck by a 1987 Toyota Camry being driven by a 57 year old male. The driver of the Toyota Camry immediately stopped and assisted the pedestrian. Both parties are Fremont residents.
As of the writing of this press release the 74 year old pedestrian is in intensive care at a local trauma center. There was no evidence of drug or alcohol influence in this collision. The investigation is continuing and no citations have been issued. The investigation is being conducted by Traffic Officer Nicholas Austin #12759. Any witnesses to this collision who were not contacted by police at the scene are requested to call the Fremont Police Traffic Unit at 510-790-6760.