29-Year-Old Man Hit-and-Run Driver on Dudley Avenue near Valentine Avenue

FRESNO, CA (July 25, 2023) – Monday night, a man sustained fatal injuries following a hit-and-run crash on Dudley Avenue.

The deadly collision happened around 10:30 p.m. in Dudley, just east of Valentine Avenue in the city of Fresno.

Based on the initial investigation, an unknown vehicle struck the man walking westbound. The impact of the crash sent the man onto the west shoulder of Dudley Avenue. However, the involved driver fled without rendering aid to the victim.

First responders to the accident declared the victim dead at the scene. Authorities only described the deceased pedestrian as a 29-year-old male. His city of residence is unknown.

At this time, it’s unclear if drugs or alcohol played a factor in the collision. Evidence gathered at the scene suggests that the suspect might be traveling in a 2017-2019 Chevrolet Trax.

Anyone with additional information about the fatal Dudley Avenue hit-and-run is asked to contact the Fresno CHP area office at 559-262-0400. Those who wish to stay anonymous can call the Valley Crime Stoppers at 559-498-7867.

The Sweet James team sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of the victim. May the memories of your loved one and the love of your family give you strength in the days ahead.

Losing someone in a hit-and-run crash 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.

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