Posted by on February 10, 2017 1:37 pm
Categories: Oakland + East Bay

(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.

One response to Man Killed During Collision In Concord

  1. Doug Wood February 11th, 2017 at 4:49 pm

    Very sad to hear this, Rob was a very cool old friend from back in the day, never did anything wrong to me OR My Best Friends, Always Honest and never turned, Been many years since I have seen him in Cambridge Park, I am Truly Saddened By This Messed Up News, You Will ALWAYS Be Our FUMBY Brother, R.I.P. Rob, Save Room For Us Brother!!!!!
    Dougie Wood