Late Pedestrian Accident on 5 Freeway in Merced County Turns Deadly
MERCED COUNTY, CA (June 1, 2021) – A 63-year-old man was killed in a pedestrian accident on 5 Freeway near Los Banos late Sunday evening, May 30.
The accident happened around 10:05 p.m. near Volta Road. According to the California Highway Patrol, the man was wandering in the middle of the lanes of the southbound freeway when a vehicle struck him.
As a result, the man suffered significant injuries and died at the scene.
The involved driver remained on scene and cooperated with investigators.
Authorities did not rule out drugs or alcohol as a factor in the crash. Further investigation is underway.
The Law Offices of Daniel Kim would like to extend our condolences to the family and friends of the victim.
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