Driver flees after striking, killing Gilroy man with vehicle

A Gilroy man walking in the area of Wren Avenue and El Cerrito Way died Sept. 12 after he was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene. Gilroy Polic...

September 19, 2022
3:22 AM

A Gilroy man walking in the area of Wren Avenue and El Cerrito Way died Sept. 12 after he was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene. Gilroy Police are now searching for witnesses or surveillance footage that may have spotted the vehicle. The crash was reported at about 8:54pm, and first responders began first aid on the victim, who was pronounced deceased at the scene. The suspect vehicle is described as a gray or charcoal colored SUV with front-end damage. It was last seen fleeing the area northbound on Wren Avenue from El Cerrito Way.

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