CHP Investigating Fatal Accident on Highway 17 in Santa Cruz

POSTED: 04:23 PM PST Jan 12, 2014 
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. -

California Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident that happened early Saturday morning on Highway 17 in Santa Cruz.

CHP says the person was killed after walking into one of the lanes on Highway 17 near Pasatiempo Drive.  This is when a gold Hyundai Sonata being driven by a Scotts Valley man struck the pedestrian.

The man ended up dying from his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.