San Luis Obispo County

Elderly pedestrian struck and killed by car in Paso Robles

PASO ROBLES, Calif. - An elderly man was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday afternoon in Paso Robles.

At around 12:40 p.m., a 69-year-old man was attempting to cross the street at the intersection of 21st Street and Spring Street.

The vehicle, driven by a 75-year-old Templeton man, was traveling southbound on Spring Street when the pedestrian was struck in the roadway. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the driver remained on scene and was cooperative with the investigation.

The identity of the deceased will be released pending notification of next of kin.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Paso Robles Police Department at 805-237-6464.

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