1 Dead and 1 Injured in Rancho Cordova Pedestrian Crash on Folsom Boulevard near Mather Field Road
RANCHO CORDOVA, CA (January 31, 2021) – Friday night, a person died in a hit-and-run accident on Folsom Boulevard near Mather Field Road.
The incident happened just after 9:00 p.m., said the reports. It happened at a business parking lot at the 10000 block of Folsom Boulevard, near the Mather Field Road exit off of Highway 50.
According to reports, a man was down unconscious after a car hit him and fled.
When the deputies arrived, they located a man with significant body trauma. Then, the fire personnel pronounced him dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, authorities found another man who was also struck by the vehicle. He sustained minor injuries and is expected to survive.
At this time, the investigators continue to find evidence and interview witnesses. However, they haven’t provided any suspect information.
We at Sweet Lawyers offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the victim. Our thoughts are with them during this difficult time.
Deadly Pedestrian Accidents in California
While car accidents are far more common than pedestrian accidents, there is still reason to be wary when traveling on foot.
Moreover, common locations for these pedestrian incidents include shopping center entrances and street corners.
“Pedestrian accidents do not occur as much as motor vehicle accidents, but the pedestrian accidents tend to include more serious injuries,” says Tyler Toomey, a practicing attorney at Sweet Lawyers.
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