Fatal crash involving pedestrian on Highway 80 in Vallejo

UPDATE 4:49 AM – All lanes of eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo reopened late Tuesday evening following a fatal collision involving a pedestrian, according to the California Highway Patrol.


VALLEJO (BCN) — The Solano County coroner’s office has been called to the scene of a fatal crash Tuesday night involving a pedestrian on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 in Vallejo tonight, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Dispatchers started getting calls about a pedestrian in the roadway near Tennessee Street at 9:23 p.m., and a few minutes later they were notified that the pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle.

The coroner’s office was called to the scene at 9:39 p.m. Further information about the victim was not immediately available.

A second collision involving two vehicles resulted in minor injuries, according to the CHP, but it does not appear that anyone has been transported to a hospital.

A Sig-alert was issued for the left lane of eastbound Highway 80 at 9:38 p.m. As of 10:45 p.m., there was no estimate for when it would be cancelled.

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