Man Killed in Deadly Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Accident at 16th Street and McCormack Avenue in Sacramento
Sacramento, California (August 29, 2019) – A man who was fatally struck by a vehicle on Saturday afternoon in Sacramento has been identified.
As per a local news report, the incident took place at around 2:30 p.m. August 24, near the intersection of North 16th Street and McCormack Avenue.
According to the report, 60-year-old George Kouklis was crossing the street when he when a Black Dodge Charger car hit him, launching him into the air due to the impact of the collision.
The emergency team responded to the scene and performed first aid measures on the victim, who was down on the ground with severe injuries.
Kouklis was rushed to the nearby hospital for treatment. Sadly, he died five days later after the accident.
The driver of the involved vehicle did not stop after the crash.
No further information concerning the accident was provided.
An investigation into the incident is ongoing.