A pedestrian was killed Sunday night when she walked into traffic in Yuba County, the California Highway Patrol reports.
The 31-year-old Yuba City woman was walking west along Highway 20 near Levee Road about 10 p.m. Sunday when she stepped into the roadway, directly in front of a westbound vehicle, a CHP news release states. The 45-year-old driver from Browns Valley, Yuba County, unsuccessfully attempted to avoid hitting the woman.
The pedestrian died at the scene. The crash remains under investigation.