Police identify 68-year-old man killed in Paso Robles crash

Paso Robles police identified the 68-year-old man who was struck and killed by a car while crossing the street on Sunday as Frank Stephen Yackle.

Shortly before 1 p.m., Yackle, a Paso Robles resident, was crossing the street at the intersection of Spring and 21st streets. Federic Vargas, 75, of Templeton was driving southbound on Spring Street and collided with Yackle.

Emergency responders pronounced Yackle dead at the scene. Vargas remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.

Neither drugs nor alcohol are suspected as factors in the crash, police say. An investigation into the collision is ongoing.

Investigators request that anyone with information about the fatal crash call the Paso Robles Police Department at (805) 237-6464.