REDWOOD CITY, CA (December 12, 2019) – A 70-year-old woman was killed when she was struck by a SamTrans bus while crossing the street on El Camino Real at James Avenue.
Just after 8:45 a.m., the SamTrans bus was traveling South when it hit the woman in downtown Redwood City, on the corner of James Avenue, near the Caltrain Sequoia Station. There were four other passengers on the bus, but with no other reported injuries.
The woman sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead shortly after the incident. El Camino Real was closed in both directions close to the scene of the crash, until around 12:30 p.m.
The cause of the fatal collision is still under investigation.