Man Killed in Santa Cruz Auto-Pedestrian Accident on of Encinal Street near River Street
Santa Cruz, California (December 17, 2017) – A man was killed in an alleged hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Thursday, December 14.
According to a local news report, the accident occurred at about 7:30 a.m. in the 100 block of Encinal Street near River Street.
Officials along with paramedics responding to the incident recovered the body of the pedestrian believed to have been hit by a heavy commercial vehicle.
The unidentified pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
The vehicle did not stop at the scene but was later located by the authorities.
The motorist was neither cited nor arrested, but the vehicle was towed away.
An investigation into the collision is ongoing.
We offer our heartfelt sympathies to the family and friends of the deceased. We wish them peace and comfort during this period of grief.
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