STOCKTON - Authorities closed a roadway down to investigate a collision that claimed the life of a pedestrian Tuesday afternoon.
The collision was dispatched to the California Highway Patrol at about 5:45pm on West Benjamin Holt Drive between Pacific Avenue and Gettysburg Place. Early indications suggest a pedestrian was struck by a white Dodge pickup truck.
By 7:30pm, the coroner had arrived to take custody of the deceased pedestrian. The eastbound lanes of Benjamin Holt Drive were blocked. No further details were available at time of publication.