An 18-year-old Army Reservist was killed in a hit and run crash during the weekend, police said.
Cmdr. Ray Reyna Jr. said Fernando Buenrostro died in a Modesto hospital Sunday after suffering major head injuries in a hit and run crash Saturday night.
Reyna said police received a report of a hit and run near Cardinal Street and Fairmont Drive at 7:41 p.m. Saturday.
When authorities arrived on the scene they found Buenrostro lying on the ground. He had been hit by a truck while driving a motorized
scooter, police said.
Witnesses reportedly told authorities the truck was a white Chevrolet or Ford. No license plate number was released by authorities.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Los Banos Police Department at (209) 827-7070.
-- Corey Pride