San Jose: Coroner identifies man killed in collision Sunday

SAN JOSE – A pedestrian who was hit and killed by a driver over the weekend in San Jose has been identified as Qinghua Liu, 79, of San Jose, according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office.

Related Articles

Crashes and Disasters |

Fatal hit-and-run crash reported in San Jose residential neighborhood

Crashes and Disasters |

East Bay motorcyclist dies after crash involving another vehicle

Crashes and Disasters |

Dirt-bike rider dead in East Bay street collision identified

Crashes and Disasters |

East Bay man killed in wrong-way collision on I-580 that also left a woman dead

Crashes and Disasters |

Pedestrian killed in Oakland hit-and-run involving two cars

The collision happened around 7:40 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Saratoga Avenue and the Interstate 280 on- and off-ramps, the San Jose Police Department said.

Liu was crossing eastbound on Saratoga Avenue in the north crosswalk when he was hit by a man driving a black 2021 Mitsubishi Mirage northbound on Saratoga Avenue, according to police. He suffered major injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation, police said.

According to police, preliminary information suggested Liu was crossing against a solid red hand when he was hit. Alcohol and drugs did not appear to play a role in the collision.

Liu’s death marked the 11th traffic fatality of the year on city streets.

Anyone with information related to Sunday’s collision can contact SJPD Traffic Detective Ryan Leslie at 408-277-4654 or Tips can also be left with Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers at 408-947-7867 (STOP) or

…read more

Source:: The Mercury News – Entertainment


(Visited 2 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *