Male Pedestrian Pronounced Dead after Hit-and-Run Collision on Airport Way

STOCKTON, CA (July 5, 2023) – Early Saturday, one man was pronounced dead after a hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Washington Street.

Police responded to the scene around 3:00 a.m., near Airport Way.

Officers say the driver of a vehicle struck a pedestrian and immediately fled the scene without rendering aid or contacting authorities. First responders located the man lying on the road upon arrival.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, medics pronounced the male pedestrian dead at the scene.

At this time, police have not released further information about the suspect and the cause of the crash is still under investigation. Those with additional details about the Stockton Boulevard hit-and-run crash can contact investigators at 916-808-5471 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at 916-443-4357.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased man. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

Losing someone in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today at 1-800-900-0000 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. For more accident news, click here.

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