The California Highway Patrol says one person died in a vehicle versus pedestrian crash near Concord Friday morning.
Per CHP, this morning (9/23/22) at about 4:02am, Contra Costa CHP was advised of a solo vehicle vs. pedestrian crash on the Grant Street on-ramp to SR-242 northbound. A pedestrian was walking within the roadway of the on-ramp when a vehicle (Honda Civic) approached.
The driver of the Honda was unable to avoid the pedestrian and struck them. Medical aid was provided to the pedestrian on scene by emergency personnel. The pedestrian was ultimately transported to the hospital where they were later pronounced deceased.
The driver of the Honda was not injured.
This crash is still under investigation. If anyone witnessed it or the events leading up to it, please contact Contra Costa CHP in Martinez, (925) 646-4980