Traffic Collision update

Release Date/Time: 2/19/2014 10:05 AM

Incident: Traffic Collision update

Report #: 14-020185

Date: Wednesday, 2/19/2014

Time: 10:09 AM

Location: East Laurel Drive / North Sanborn Road

On February 4th, Christina Pimentel was struck by a vehicle while crossing East Laurel Drive near North Sanborn Road. She had been life-flighted to San Jose Regional Medical Center. On February 8th, at 1700 hours, Pimentel was pronounced deceased due to the injuries suffered from the traffic collision. This collision is still under investigation. At this time it is not anticipated that there will be any criminal charges against the driver. This was the 2nd fatal vehicle collision in Salinas this year.

Release Authorized by: Gerard Ross

Telephone: (831) 758-7250