SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A man with amnesia who has been at UC Davis Medical Center since being hit by a car last month has been identified.
According to UC Davis Public Health Affairs, an influx of tips from the community helped the hospital and law enforcement identify the patient. His name has not been released due to patient privacy.READ MORE: VIDEO: Yosemite Falls Flows Again After Bomb Cyclone-Fueled Atmospheric River
The man was riding his bike in August when he was hit by a car off Marconi Avenue. First responders found him and transported him to UC Davis Med Center, but he could not remember who he was.READ MORE: 1 Person Killed In Apparent High-Speed Crash On Elverta Road Near Gibson Ranch
Several tips had been sent to the California Highway Patrol, with residents saying they only knew him by his nickname “Paco.”MORE NEWS: 'When I Finally Got To Be Elvira, That's When My Life Calmed Down': Mistress Of The Dark Peels Back The Curtain
UC Davis Health says the team working with Paco is grateful for the community’s response to the case.