MONTEREY, Calif. - UPDATE 8/16/2019 11:00 a.m. The Monterey County Sheriff's Office has released the identity of a pedestrian who died after being hit by a truck near Madison and Pacific Streets on Wednesday.
The Sheriff's Office said the pedestrian was 67-year-old Joy Judd from Monterey.
At around 9 a.m., Judd was crossing Pacific Street when a truck turned right from Madison onto Pacific. Monterey police and the fire department were at the scene immediately, but she died at the scene. Officers said the driver stopped and cooperated.
UPDATE 1:45 p.m. Monterey police said a pedestrian died after a crash Wednesday near Madison Street and Pacific Street.
It happened just before 9 a.m. Police believe the pedestrian was crossing Pacific Street when a truck turned right from Madison onto Pacific. Police said the driver stopped and cooperated. Police and Monterey fire were on the scene immediately, but the pedestrian died at the scene.
Police are still investigating the crash, and the identity of the victim will not be released until family is notified.
If you have any information, you are asked to call Monterey police at 831-646-3830.
UPDATE 11:45 a.m. The area around Pacific and Madison in Monterey is partially open after Monterey police closed it for several hours.
Officers said a person died when a vehicle hit a pedestrian.
UPDATE 10:55 a.m. Monterey police confirm that one person has died as a result of a crash near Pacific and Madison.
Monterey Police tell KION that a vehicle hit a pedestrian.
The area around the crash is expected to be closed for an extended period of time while police investigate.
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Officers say the road will be closed for an extended period of time and suggest using an alternate route.