Male Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Deadly Collision on Railyard Boulevard

SACRAMENTO, CA (August 16, 2022) – Friday evening, one man was pronounced dead after a pedestrian accident on Jibboom Street.

The fatal crash happened just before 10:00 p.m., near the intersection of Jibboom Street and Railyard Boulevard.

According to reports, a vehicle struck a man who was walking in the area. Upon impact, the involved driver immediately called emergency services and stayed at the scene until crews arrived.

Officers found the pedestrian with life-threatening injuries and transported him to a local hospital, where he later died. However, his identity has not yet been released pending notification of next of kin.

Following preliminary investigations, Sacramento Officials believe that intoxication did not play a role in the fatal pedestrian accident on Jibboom Street. Once available, further details will be provided to the public.


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


It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian accident. Reach out to the wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat. Click here to request a police report.

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