Pedestrian Killed in Tulare Hit-and-Run Accident

A 62-year-old man has died after being hit by a vehicle as he was crossing a street in Tulare.

First Responders were called to the area of J St. north of Tulare Avenue around 8:30 p.m. Monday where they found the man down in the road with serious injuries.

Police said witnesses tried to give the victim medical aid before paramedics arrived. The man died at a hospital.

Witnesses told officers the man was not using a crosswalk at the time, and the vehicle that hit him kept going north on J St.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the Tulare Police Department at (559) 684-4290.

Posted by Jeff Lemucchi – Jun 7 06:44