Pedestrian fatally struck on Hwy 101 in SF

A pedestrian who died late Thursday night on a freeway in San Francisco was identified Friday by the Medical Examiner’s Office as 30-year-old Eric Foster.

Foster was walking on U.S. Highway 101 just south of Cesar Chavez Street at about 10:30 p.m. when he was struck by a car.

The driver of the car stopped after the collision and cooperated with California Highway Patrol officers.

CHP Officer Vu Williams said the driver of car was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Williams did not know yet whether Foster had been drinking or taking drugs.

The Medical Examiner’s Office said Foster had no known address.

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