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San Rafael Fatal Pedestrian Hit-and-Run Crash on Merrydale Road

San Rafael Fatal Pedestrian Hit-and-Run Crash on Merrydale Road

San Rafael hit-and-run Merrydale Road

Man Killed in San Rafael Hit-and-Run Crash on Merrydale Road

SAN RAFAEL, CA (August 10, 2021) – A pedestrian was killed after a hit-and-run crash on Merrydale Road in San Rafael.

The Marin Independent Journal and KRON 4 News wrote that the tragic accident occurred on Sunday morning. Officers reported the collision at about 4 a.m.

The incident happened on August 8 when a vehicle struck a male pedestrian for an unknown reason in San Rafael. The driver hit him on Merrydale Road, just south of the North San Pedro Road intersection.

Pedestrian Hit by Vehicle

Firefighters along with the paramedics arrived and then found the man left lying unconscious on the ground as a result of the crash. They soon pronounced him dead at the scene.

The name of the deceased victim remains unreleased pending notification of next of kin. Meanwhile, police affirmed that the motorist did not stop to render aid to the man and fled the area.

Officers forced a stretch of Merrydale Road to shut down for hours following the collision. The fatal San Rafael hit-and-run crash is still under investigation.

Anyone with information can call the police Department at 415-485-3000.

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