LOCKEFORD (CBS13) – Investigators are asking for help in finding the driver who struck and killed a man in Lockeford Wednesday morning and took off from the scene.
The incident happened on Highway 88 near Walnut Street.READ MORE: Father, Son Being Held On $1M Bail For Allegedly Starting Caldor Fire
California Highway Patrol says officers responded around 5:30 a.m. and found a man unconscious. Officers noted that that the man had injuries consistent with being hit by a car.READ MORE: Rain, Snow, Freezing Temperatures On Deck For Northern California
That man was taken to the hospital, but he was later pronounced dead. His name has not been released, but CHP says he’s a 60-year-old man from Lockeford.
Investigators are now trying to find whoever hit the man.MORE NEWS: No Credible Information Found On Anonymous Threat To Kennedy High; Extra Police On Campus
Anyone with information about who the driver may be is asked to call CHP’s Stockton division at (209) 938-4800.