Driver Wanted after Pedestrian Accident on Highway 140 in Merced County
MERCED COUNTY, CA (April 2, 2021) – Paramedics transported a man to the hospital following a pedestrian accident on Highway 140 on March 30.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision happened at Cunningham Road around 8:20 PM.
Based on a report, the victim was on the road at the time of the crash. Due to unknown reasons, a light-colored truck that was traveling eastbound on the highway struck him. Subsequently, officers said the driver of the truck drove away after the collision.
As a result, the victim suffered a broken leg in the incident. Crews airlifted him to the Community Regional Medical Center for treatment.
As of now, officials are still looking for the hit-and-run driver. In addition, no other details about this pedestrian accident on Highway 140 are available.
Give way to people who cross the street to avoid a pedestrian accident. Above all, always check your surroundings, especially in crowded areas. In addition, always manage your speed and follow road regulations.
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