'Elderly' woman killed crossing the street in San Jose

A woman was struck and killed by a driver as she crossed a street in a neighborhood near the San Jose Municipal Golf Course on Thursday night, San Jose police said. Police said the victim was an older woman.

The crash occurred as the driver drove east along Lundy Avenue, near Sajak avenue, just east of the golf course, at about 7:45 p.m. 

The man driving the 2010 Toyota Corolla, remained at the crash site and cooperated with investigators. Alcohol and drugs were not believed by police to be factors in the collision.  

The woman's identity has not been released by the Santa Clara County coroner yet. 

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This was the 53rd traffic fatality in San Jose in 2022. It was also the 28th pedestrian death.