Pedestrian Succumbs to Injuries in Last Night’s Accident
This morning, the man struck about 8:15 last night near Redway Shell gas station, succumbed to his injuries, according to California Highway Patrol Sergeant Coady Corrigan.
Corrigan said the man was walking northbound in the traffic lane when he was hit. “It was dark and rainy and there were no street lights,” he said. “The driver stayed at the scene,” he added.
The wounded man was taken first to Jerold Phelps Community Hospital. Then transferred to Redwood Memorial Hospital in Fortuna where he died this morning.