Erik Keith Woodward, a 25-year-old Napa resident, has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian collision that took place on April 13 in Napa. Mr. Woodward was reportedly crossing Highway 29 prior to 9:15 p.m. He was hit by an oncoming sports utility vehicle driven by a 51-year-old Concord resident. Reports indicate that the driver attempted evasive action, but the young man perished from the impact. The SUV driver received non-life threatening injuries. An investigation of the accident is ongoing.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.

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