Nadine Rodriguez Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 180 [Fresno County, CA]
68-Year-Old Female Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Fatal Collision near Siskiyou Avenue
FRESNO, CA (November 21, 2023) – Early Thursday morning, Nadine Rodriguez was fatally struck in a pedestrian accident on Highway 180.
Authorities responded to the scene around 5:20 a.m., near Siskiyou Avenue.
Based on initial investigation, an on-duty deputy struck a woman who crossed the highway for reasons unknown. Upon impact, the deputy pulled over and attempted life-saving measures.
Due to the extent of her condition, medics later pronounced 68-year-old Rodriguez dead at the scene.
Following preliminary duties, officers determined that due to lack of lighting the driver was unable to see the pedestrian who was wearing dark clothing.
Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during cleanup and preliminary duties. Once available, further details will be provided.
Our warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of Nadine Rodriguez. May you find comfort and strength during this devastating time.
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