Joseph Bertinoia Dies in Vacaville Hit-and-Run Crash on Hartley Road
Solano County, CA (January 17, 2021) – On Friday, 32-year-old Joseph Bertinoia died in a hit-and-run crash on Hartley Road and Robinson Road.
The Vacaville fatal crash took place before 6:55 a.m. west of Interstate 505 and north of Midway Road.
Bertinoia was trying to fix a mechanical problem on his disabled Volkwagen sedan when the accident happened.
He exited his vehicle, when an unknown vehicle traveling northbound on Hartley Road struck him.
As a result, Bertinoia incurred fatal injuries from the accident.
Meanwhile, the involved vehicle fled the scene in an unknown direction.
Moreover, Google maps photos show that shoulder space on Hartley Road is limited to bike lanes. Additionally, weather websites indicate the accident happened before sunrise.
Authorities continue to investigate the tragic incident.
Please contact Officer Ensley at (707) 428-2100 if you have further details about the crash.
Sweet Lawyers extends our deepest condolences and sympathies to the bereaved of Joseph Bertinoia.
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