Pedestrian hit by car in SLO
October 7, 2015
Within minutes of a fatal collision in Los Osos Tuesday night, an accident involving a car and a pedestrian also occurred in San Luis Obispo. [KSBY]
At 8:42 p.m., a female driver collided with a man who was crossing Broad Street near Branch Street in between the Gaslight Lounge and Village Host Pizza & Grill. The man was taken to Sierra Vista hospital where he was treated for minor injuries.
San Luis Obispo police say the pedestrian was at fault in the collision. He was wearing all dark clothing, and the driver did not see him. Also, the pedestrian had been drinking, police say.
Around 8:30 p.m., a driver collided with 24-year-old Michael Brito as he was attempting to cross Los Osos Valley road. Michael Brito was the third member of his family to die a crash in the last 12 months.