A 75-year-old Salida woman is dead after being hit by a vehicle Tuesday evening in Salida.
The California Highway Patrol responded to the 7 p.m. accident at Curtis Street and Broadway, in front of the Salida Home Market.
The pedestrian, Avelina Garcia, was hit by a blue GMC Jimmy driven by Brian M. Esquivel, 19, of Salida. Esquivel stopped at the scene after the accident, according to the CHP. He was not arrested.
Esquivel was not injured.
Drugs or alcohol were not a factor in the collison, the CHP said.