Posted by on February 10, 2017
Categories: Bay Area

(BANT) – A transient man from Concord died early this morning when he was hit by a van hit while crossing the road, police said.

Officers were dispatched at 3:45 a.m. to a collision at Monument Boulevard and Reganti Drive where the man died.

He was identified as 51-year-old Robert Spurling, according to the Contra Costa County coroner’s bureau.

The driver of the van stayed at the site of the collision and cooperated with officers. The driver did not appear to be intoxicated, according to police.

A preliminary investigation shows that Spurling was crossing Monument Boulevard when the van traveling west on Monument Boulevard hit him.

The road was closed for about five hours for police to complete an investigation.