Morro Bay man involved in fatal accident
August 21, 2014
A Morro Bay man’s truck struck and killed a 70-year-old Fresno woman as she was crossing the street in northwest Fresno Tuesday afternoon, police said.
Gary Collins, 61, was making a westbound turn onto Shaw Avenue from Feland Avenue when the incident occurred. Collins told police he did not see the woman before knocking her to the roadway.
The victim was transported to a Fresno hospital where she died from head injuries.
Police are investigating the incident and have not yet determined if drugs or alcohol played a role in the fatal collision.