A pedestrian died Wednesday morning after being struck by a City of Manteca solid waste truck on the 120 Bypass.
The 56-year-old man was walking north across the freeway under the North Main Street overpass when the eastbound solid waste truck struck him. The California Highway Patrol said the accident happened at about 7:30 p.m.
Manteca Police said the pedestrian died at the scene.
Anyone with further information is urged to call CHP’s Stockton office.