Driver of Truck Sought in Modesto Fatal Hit and Run
A driver of a pickup truck is being sought by Modesto officials after crashing into a man and killing him in a fatal hit and run on the night of Tuesday, September 1, 2020. The pedestrian accident occurred around 8:45 p.m. at the intersection of L Street and Eighth Street. The Modesto Police Department (Modesto PD) reported that the man was attempting to walk across the intersection when he was struck by a 1994-2004 GMC or Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck whose driver reportedly fled the scene afterward. Sadly, the pedestrian, 42-year-old Patrick McHaley of Modesto, passed away at the site of the hit and run accident.