Man Killed After Hit and Run Accident in Oakdale
A man was killed after a hit and run accident in Oakdale on February 9, 2020. The incident occurred around 6:45 p.m. in the area of Highway 120 and Valley Home Road. A man was walking along the side of the highway when he was struck by a Chevrolet. According to the California Highway Patrol (CHP), the driver of the Chevrolet reportedly continued north after the auto-pedestrian accident without rendering aid to the injured man. Medical personnel were called to the scene and transported him to Oak Valley Hospital, where he passed away from his injuries. Officials have identified him as 61-year-old John Hughes of Newman.