Police in Martinez say a 75-year-old man was struck and killed by a car on Berrellesa at Green Street Monday, the responsible driver remaining on scene to speak with investigators.
Officers were called to the location at 8:47 p.m. and found the victim down in the roadway. Life-saving measures were enacted and the victim, whose name was not immediately given, was transported to John Muir Hospital for treatment.
Investigators said the man was pronounced dead at the hospital. His identity is being withheld at this time pending next-of-kin notification. Drugs/alcohol do not appear to be a factor at this time. Investigators ask that if you witnessed this collision or can provide relevant information, please contact the Martinez Police Department at (925)372-3440.