Pedestrian Hit on Highway 101 in Mountain View: CHP

A vehicle hit a pedestrian on Highway 101 in Mountain View late Sunday, resulting in major injuries and shutting down all northbound lanes of the freeway for about 20 minutes, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The collision occurred about 7 p.m., and a Sig-alert was issued about 7:15 p.m., saying all northbound lanes were closed at Rengstorff Avenue in Mountain View, the CHP said. All lanes reopened about 7:35 p.m.

The pedestrian ran from the right shoulder of Highway 101 and into traffic toward the center divide, the CHP said. The pedestrian was then struck by a white Subaru.

The pedestrian was breathing but suffered major injuries, the CHP said. No other injuries were reported.

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