A man has been taken into custody for fatally striking a 6-year-old girl in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood.
by Zusha Elinson, Center for Investigative Reporting After Jose Flores Miguel, 65, was killed in 2010 crossing a busy Concord boulevard, city officials took action: They scraped off the crosswalk where he took his last steps and installed a metal gate with a sign warning walkers not to cross there. But that didn’t solve the […]
by Zusha Elinson and La Toya Tooles, The Bay Citizen With dense, lively neighborhoods, San Francisco is often ranked as one of the top U.S. cities for walking. But a new Bay Citizen survey shows that many pedestrians don’t feel safe crossing the streets. The city scored an average of 4.6 on a scale of […]
SAN FRANCISCO (BCN) A bicyclist accused of fatally striking a pedestrian in San Francisco’s Castro District in March pleaded not guilty today [Wednesday] to a felony vehicular manslaughter charge. Chris Bucchere, 36, struck 71-year-old Sutchi Hui at Market and Castro streets shortly before 8:10 a.m. on March 29, according to police. Bucchere, who was riding […]