Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety
Sunday April 23rd, 2023 :: 11:54 a.m. PDT


Traffic Fatality

On Saturday, April 22, 2023, at about 8:20 PM, Sunnyvale DPS Patrol and Fire personnel responded to North Fair Oaks Avenue and Taylor Avenue on a report of a collision involving a pedestrian and a motor vehicle. An adult male was located at the scene with major injuries. Lifesaving measures were taken, but the pedestrian succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased. Initial information revealed the pedestrian was attempting to cross Fair Oaks Avenue eastbound at Taylor Avenue and was struck by a solo vehicle traveling northbound. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation. No drugs or alcohol influence was suspected. 

The collision remains under investigation by the Sunnyvale Department of  Public Safety Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT). Any witnesses to the collision are asked to contact MAIT Investigator Larks at (408) 730-7109.

MEDIA CONTACT: Captain Dzanh Le (408)730-7188

Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety
700 All America Way
Sunnyvale, CA 94086

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 408-730-7100

Submit an anonymous web tip

Navigate & Discover