Pedestrian Accident along Highway 273 Left One Fatality
REDDING, CA (August 26, 2022) – Early Wednesday, police responded to a pedestrian crash on Highway 273 that killed one man.
The crash happened on August 24th just after midnight involving a pedestrian and a vehicle. According to police, the pedestrian was pushing a shopping cart when he was struck by the vehicle.
Furthermore, the crash happened on the southbound lanes. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and showed no signs of intoxication.
In addition, the identity of the deceased pedestrian was not yet released, pending next of kin.
Meanwhile, the southbound lanes of Highway 273 were temporarily closed but have since reopened.
The cause of the crash was not yet determined and no other information was released. Reports will be made once available.
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