32-Year-Old Ceres Man Killed in Pedestrian Crash near Blankenburg Avenue
MODESTO, CA (October 28, 2018) – A man was killed early Sunday morning following a hit-and-run crash on Crows Landing Road near Blankenburg Avenue. The victim was later identified as 32-year-old Richard Green, a resident of Ceres.
According to California Highway Patrol officials, Green was walking in the southbound lanes of the road at approximately 3:10 AM, when he was struck by a vehicle.
The pedestrian suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at on site by emergency responders. The driver of the vehicle did not stop to render aid and immediately fled the scene.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to call Officer F. Arias at the CHP Modesto office at (209) 545-7440, or Stanislaus Area Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward. Tips also can be submitted via www.stancrimetips.org.
Additional information will be released following the conclusion of the investigation.
We extend our sincerest sympathies to the family and friends of Richard Green. May he rest in peace.
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