Riverdale woman fatally struck by pickup truck

A Riverdale woman was hit and killed by a pickup truck Saturday morning in the Riverdale area, California Highway Patrol said.

The accident happened around 5:30 a.m. at Mount Whitney and Garfield avenues, just west of Riverdale.

CHP said Shaneek Brown, 28, was standing in the westbound lane of Mount Whitney Avenue for an unknown reason. A Chevrolet pickup was unable to avoid hitting the woman, CHP said.

The truck driver was not arrested.