San Francisco- Husband Pedestrian Killed And Wife Pedestrian Injured After Being Struck By A Vehicle
A husband was killed and his wife seriously injured after they were struck by a vehicle while walking on the crosswalk during their trip to San Francisco on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Around 2 pm on Sunday, July 21, 2019, the driver of a Tesla reportedly ran into a red light on Taylor Street, at ‘O Farrell Street, in the Tenderloin, then struck the couple walking on the crosswalk. The driver of the Tesla was identified as a 22-year old woman who had both addresses in San Francisco and Vallejo. After running the red light, the Tesla driver reportedly broadsided a Mini Cooper, and then struck the couple while they were walking on the crosswalk. The wife was reportedly in critical condition in a hospital following the crash. The couple were reportedly originally from Clovis. Drugs and alcohol did not appear to be factors that had caused the crash. The female driver was cooperating with the police. The driver of the Mini Cooper was not injured.
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