UPDATE 11:45 a.m. Monday San Luis Obispo County sheriff’s officials have identified the woman who died Saturday after she was struck by a car in Oceano as Debora Lee Nelson.
Nelson, 53, was living in the area as a transient. It’s unknown how long she’s lived in the area, sheriff’s department spokesman Rob Bryn said.
Original story: A 53-year-old woman was struck by a car Friday night in Oceano and died Saturday, according to the CHP.
The unnamed woman walked into traffic along the west side of Highway 1 near 17th Street just after 8:30 p.m. Friday.
She was taken to Arroyo Grande Community Hospital and then Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center for surgery. She died of her injuries Saturday.