Dickie Baker Struck and Killed in Fresno Pedestrian Accident on Cedar Avenue
FRESNO, CA (January 22, 2021) – Thursday night, Dickie Baker, 53, died following a crash on Cedar Avenue near McKinley Avenue.
According to the Fresno Police Department, the incident happened at about 6:30 p.m.
A vehicle struck the man on Cedar Avenue, between McKinley Avenue and Olive Avenue.
The authorities confirmed that the man was jay-walking across Cedar Avenue when the crash happened.
Meanwhile, the vehicle driver escaped at the crash and hasn’t been identified at this time.
On the other hand, responders transported the pedestrian to a local. Unfortunately, he later succumbed to his injuries.
Due to the limited information available, the crash remains under active investigation. Once additional details become available, the public will be notified.
Our thoughts are with the family and friends mourning the death of Dickie Baker. We at Sweet Lawyers wish them strength and comfort during this difficult time.
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