Gretchen Knowles has been identified by authorities as the victim in a pedestrian collision that occurred June 20 in Salinas. Ms. Knowles was reportedly struck by a vehicle at approximately 5:00 a.m. on North Main Street, dying at the scene of the collision. The driver of the car allegedly fled the scene. The Salinas Police Department is seeking witnesses to the tragedy. Ms. Knowles was 54-years-old.

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

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