Pedestrian killed on Highway 99 in Turlock

local@modbee.comMay 15, 2013 

— A pedestrian died in a hit-and-run accident early Wednesday on Highway 99 in Turlock, the California Highway Patrol reported.

The incident happened at 1:17 a.m. The victim, whom the CHP has yet to identify, was in a northbound lane just south of the Linwood Avenue overcrossing. He was struck by an unidentified vehicle that fled the scene.

The CHP asks anyone with information about the incident to contact the Modesto office at (209) 545-7440.

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