Pedestrian Killed on Highway 99 in Elk Grove by Big Rig
A pedestrian died on October 13 on Highway 99 in Elk Grove when they were struck by a big rig. The accident happened at about 3:43 in the afternoon on southbound Highway 99 in the area south of Elk Grove Boulevard near the Automall. The pedestrian has yet to be identified, pending notification of next of kin. The Elk Grove Police and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) were at the scene, as were the Cosumnes Fire Department. Traffic was blocked in the area of the pedestrian/big rig crash, however, some movement of vehicles was allowed on the left side of the roadway.