Pedestrian killed on Highway 99 in Turlock
05/15/2013 8:45 AM
05/15/2013 8:47 AM
A died in a hit-and-run accident early Wednesday morning on Highway 99 in Turlock, the California Highway Patrol reported.
The incident happened at 1:17 a.m.
The victim, who CHP has yet to identify, was in the northbound lane just south of the Linwood Avenue overcrossing. He was struck by an unidentified vehicle that fled the scene.
The CHP asks anyone with information about the incident to contact the Modesto office at (209) 545-7440.
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