State police: Man fatally struck by vehicle while walking on parkway

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State police say a man from California was fatally struck by a vehicle over the weekend as he walked on the Garden State Parkway.

The accident happened Sunday around 3 a.m. in the northbound lanes in Woodcliff Lake.

According to state police, the driver of the Acura SUV, Brandon List, 28, of New York, was traveling in the left lane when he struck the man.

RELATED: 30-year-old man fatally struck on Garden State Parkway 

State police say the victim, Samuel E Gottheim, 30, of Santa Clara, California, was walking in the left lane. He was pronounced dead.

It is not known if any charges could be filed in the case.

It's unclear why the man was walking on the parkway.

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