Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Chowchilla Boulevard, Highway 99 in Merced County

 Fatal Pedestrian Accident on Chowchilla Boulevard in Merced County

Man Struck, Killed at Chowchilla Blvd., Road 15

MERCED COUNTY, Calif. (Oct. 19, 2023) — A driver in a pickup truck struck and killed a man early Thursday in a pedestrian accident at a Highway 99 off ramp to Chowchilla Boulevard in Madera County.

The deadly crash occurred at around 6 a.m. on Oct. 19th, according to the California Highway Patrol.

CHP officials say the hit-and-run crash occurred on Chowchilla Blvd near Road 15.

The 45-year-old Fresno man was reportedly walking along the shoulder of a Highway 99 off-ramp to Chowchilla Blvd at the time he was hit by the suspect’s pickup truck.

The pedestrian sustained major injuries and died at the scene.

Meanwhile, the pickup truck driver fled the scene and failed to help the injured man.

Witnesses or anyone with more information may contact CHP officials.

Johnson Attorneys Group does not represent any of the parties mentioned above. Furthermore, Johnson Attorneys Group hopes this news information is timely and helpful. Additionally, if you would like to contribute any information, add a GoFundMe page or have legal questions, please call 1-(855) 703-4186 as soon as possible. Our personal injury law firm is a proud, longtime supporter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).

Source: ABC 30 News

James Johnson

Website graphic for the California Injury Accident Lawyer

Free Consultation

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Connect with us
Copyright © 2023, Johnson Attorneys
Group. All rights reserved.
SEO and Webdesign by Clixsy
Suite 5100
Newport Beach, CA 92660