Pedestrian Fatality on Highway 4 near Antioch
Recently, one fatality was reported in a pedestrian accident on Highway 4 near Antioch. The vehicle-vs.-pedestrian collision took place on the westbound lanes of Highway 4, just east of Laurel Road, around 9:20 p.m. on Friday, May 8. Before the CHP and emergency responders arrived, a man was hit by a Nissan sedan and found lying on the road. Emergency responders at the scene pronounced him dead. The Nissan driver, a 23-year old female from Bethel Island, was seriously injured from the crash and was transferred to a local hospital for treatment. The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Coroner’s Division has identified the decedent as 29-year-old Steven Armstrong of Pinole.