Male Pedestrian Killed in Fatal Accident on Sunrise Boulevard near Coloma Road in Rancho Cordova

Crash in Rancho Cordova
Pedestrian Dies in Hit-and-Run Crash in Rancho Cordova

Rancho Cordova, California (February 24, 2017) – A male pedestrian was killed after being hit by a vehicle on Sunrise Boulevard Thursday night in Rancho Cordova, as per a CHP dispatch.

The accident occurred at about 8:15 p.m., just north of Coloma Road.

According to a FOX 40 News article, CHP said that a pedestrian, male, was crossing Sunrise Boulevard when he was hit by a truck causing him fatal injuries.

CHP also reported that the vehicle may have tried to stop but hit the victim as seen from the skid marks on the road. The driver fled the crash site leaving a broken mirror of the vehicle described as truck or SUV.

The identity of the victim was not released pending family notification.

The incident was considered a hit-and-run though an investigation is underway.