OAKDALE — An Oakdale man remained in critical condition Wednesday after being hit by a truck while crossing the street early Tuesday morning.
Daniel Arceo, 42, was in a marked crosswalk at Wood Avenue walking north across West F Street in Oakdale when he was struck by a truck driving west, said police Officer Daniel Peters.
The accident occurred about 3:30 a.m., and Arceo was dressed in dark clothing, Peters said. Police are also investigating whether he had been drinking.
The driver of the truck, 57-year-old Patrick Iermini, stopped at the scene and was cooperative. Peters didnt know how fast he was driving but said the speed limit on that portion of F Street is 30 mph.
Arceo was taken by ambulance to Memorial Medical Center in Modesto.