Pedestrian Tragedy Rocks Nob Hill


SAN FRANCISCO—Working to fulfill the Vision Zero Initiative to eliminate all pedestrian deaths in San Francisco by 2024, the city was witness to another pedestrian accident on April 18.

Pedestrian tragedy
San francisco’s Vision Zero Initiative Aims to elimnate all pedestrian tragedy’s by the year 2024.

At approximately 10:28 p.m., a cab driver fatally struck a teenager in the Nob Hill neighborhood. At 10:30 p.m., officers responded to the scene near the crossing of Pine and Larkin Streets.

The taxi, traveling westbound on Pine Street, hit the teenager after she reportedly ran into the street. Grievously wounded, 17-year old Seana Canavan, died from her injuries at the scene.

Following the wreck, the driver remained on site and cooperated with law enforcement. The circumstances of the crash remain under investigation.

There have not been any arrests in the incident.