Wan Mei Tan Killed in Pedestrian Crash

January 16, 2023

Fatality Reported in San Francisco Accident

A 64-year-old woman ID’d as Wan Mei Tan was killed in a pedestrian crash last Tuesday. 

The incident occurred in San Francisco on January 10th just minutes before 6 p.m. 

Tan was struck by a vehicle in the Mission District at the intersection of 16th and Valencia Streets. 

She suffered severe injuries as a result and sadly died at the scene. 

No information was provided on the driver involved.

An active investigation remains underway.

California has the highest pedestrian fatality rate which is 25% higher than the national average. 

Due to the vulnerability that pedestrians face on the road, it is important that they take the proper precaution. Below are some tips: 

  • Avoid distractions (headphones, use of cell phone)
  • Be aware of your surroundings 
  • Adhere to all traffic laws & signals 
  • Always use the crosswalk 

If you or a loved one has fallen victim to a pedestrian crash, contact Avian Law Group today. You can reach our firm at (888) 231-3513.

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