Man hit by car, killed while crossing San Jose street

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A man who walking across the street in East San Jose was killed after being hit by a car. 

According to police, at around 7:50 p.m., the victim was crossing South White Road just north of Quimby Road when he was struck by a  2015 BMW sedan.

The man, whose name has not yet been released, was outside of a marked crosswalk, police said.

He was taken to a hospital where he later died.

The woman remained at the scene of the collision and cooperated with investigators.

Anyone with information is asked to contact San Jose police Detective O’Brien at 3527@sanjoseca.gov or (408) 277-4654.


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