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Woman killed after being struck by vehicle on El Camino Real

Original post made on Apr 14, 2019

A woman was killed Saturday night after she was struck by a vehicle on the westbound El Camino Real, according to Mountain View police.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, April 14, 2019, 8:56 AM

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Posted by AFAIR
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Apr 14, 2019 at 9:19 am

There is no crosswalk across El Camino at Palo Alto Avenue.

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Posted by W-Park Dude
a resident of Waverly Park
on Apr 14, 2019 at 10:18 am


That's because there is a center island so you have to go the crosswalk at the intersection of El Camino and Shoreline. Unfortunately, if you opt to dash across, you are taking your life into your own hands.

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Posted by resident
a resident of another community
on Apr 14, 2019 at 2:02 pm

its not clear she was crossing El Camino Real she very well could have been crossing from Palo Alto Ave at El camino

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Posted by Risky behavior
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Apr 14, 2019 at 3:04 pm

Risky behavior is a registered user.

We frequently see people running across ECR outside of marked crosswalks. As shown by this sad incident, it is very risky (as is wearing earbuds, looking at phone and wearing dark clothing). Distracted drivers and distracted pedestrians are a deadly combination. Condolences to this woman's family.

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