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PRESS RELEASE - Fatal Traffic Collision

Post Date:02/17/2020 11:30 AM
PRESS RELEASE - Fatal Traffic Collision

On Sunday, February 16, at approximately 9:21 p.m., a fatal traffic collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian occurred at the intersection of Lafayette Street and Agnew Road.

A black colored Honda Accord was driving southbound of Lafayette Street approaching the intersection to Agnew Road. Witnesses reported that the Honda had a solid green light to continue through the intersection. The pedestrian was crossing the street westbound against the “Do not walk” sign. 

The driver remained at the scene and was cooperative with the police investigation.

The pedestrian is only identified as a 15 year-old male from Santa Clara. He suffered significant injuries and was pronounced at the scene. Due to the victim’s age, his name is not being released.

The intersection was closed for several hours while traffic investigators worked. It is unknown at this time if drugs or alcohol were involved. 

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident is asked to contact Traffic Investigator Nick Cusimano at (408) 615- 4764.

Date of Occurrence: Sunday, February 16, 2020

Time: 9:21 p.m.

Incident: Fatal Traffic Collision

Case Number: 20-216181

Location: Lafayette Street and Agnew Road
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