A man visiting the area from Springfield, Ill., was struck and killed by a vehicle near the intersection of California Street and Pettis Avenue late Saturday night, a Mountain View police officer said.
The 34-year-old man, identified by the Santa Clara County coroner's office as Joshua Baker, was crossing California Street just before 10:30 p.m. when he was hit by a westbound car, according to Sgt. Sean Thompson, MVPD's information officer. "The driver of the vehicle was not believed to be under the influence of alcohol and excessive speed was not an issue."
An investigation on what may have caused the collision is ongoing and police are asking the public for information. Anyone who may have seen the collision is encouraged to contact investigators at 650-903-6344.