Pedestrian and Cyclist Accidents

Huntington Beach man dies after being hit by car while unloading piano in Bay Area

A 44-year-old Huntington Beach man was unloading a piano from a trailer Friday in the Bay Area city of Fremont when he was fatally struck by a vehicle driven by a man suspected of being on drugs, police said.

Fremont police received a report of the crash at 9:58 a.m. Officers found a 2013 Nissan Rogue impaled on the back of a utility trailer.

A man was unconscious in the driver’s seat of the Nissan, and a pedestrian was lying on a grass median, authorities said.

Paramedics pronounced the pedestrian dead at the scene. Authorities suspect he was trying to move the piano into a nearby residence. His name was not released Friday.

Police believe the driver, a ...

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