Hugo Hernandez has been identified by authorities as the victim of a November 16 pedestrian accident collision that occurred at the intersection of Monterey Road and Church Avenue in San Martin. Mr. Hernandez was crossing Monterey Road when a 2018 Jeep that had been going over 70 mph in a 50 mph zone struck and killed him. A Sacramento resident, Mr. Hernandez was a 66 year-old resident of Gilroy. The 44 year-old female driver of the SUV, also from Gilroy, remained at the scene, authorities say. The incident is under investigation.

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

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