Pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle in central Fresno, police on scene


Fresno police are on scene of an accident in Central Fresno. 

They say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle near Clinton and Weber ave Tuesday night.  

Witnesses told police they saw the victim stumbling in the roadway, they believe the victim may have been under the influence. 

Witnesses told police when the accident occurred the victim jumped into the street, the driver wasn’t able to stop in time. 

Police say the driver of the truck stayed on scene and is cooperating with authorities.

The name of the victim has not been released, but we do know he is in his 40’s.

At this hour Clinton ave is closed in both directions, drivers are urged to avoid the area. 

(This is a developing story) 

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