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: Tahoe-area Drone Light Shows Canceled
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: Police Recover Motorcycle, Drugs While Serving Warrant In Sacramento
Several tips had been sent to the California Highway Patrol, with residents saying they only knew him by his nickname “Paco.”MORE NEWS: Rices Fire Updates: Evacuation Orders Lifted As Crews Make Progress In Fire Fight
UC Davis Health says the team working with Paco is grateful for the community’s response to the case.