Pedestrian struck and killed in Solano County

SOLANO COUNTY (KRON) — A man was struck and killed by a vehicle while walking in unincorporated Solano County north of Vallejo on Tuesday night, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The driver of the vehicle, identified as 32-year-old Jose Jacinto Valencia of Vacaville was driving east on McGary Road east of Hiddenbrooke Parkway in a black Chevrolet Tahoe around 10:50 p.m. and said he saw a man in all black clothing pushing a shopping cart in the middle of the road directly in front of his vehicle, CHP officials said.

Valencia tried slamming on the breaks, but it was too late and he struck the pedestrian who died at the scene.

The pedestrians identity has not yet been released.

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