Frankie Sanchez has been identified by authorities as the victim in an alleged hit-and-run bicycle collision that occurred on April 1 in Patterson. Mr. Sanchez, a 51-year-old local resident, was riding a bicycle on Marshall Road at some time prior to 7:00 p.m. when he was apparently struck from behind by a vehicle described as an early 21st century pickup-truck or SUV. Authorities believe the vehicle will have damage on the front and ride side as a well as a broken mirror. The California Highway Patrol in Modesto is investigating the tragic incident and seeking out any witnesses.

We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the deceased during this difficult time.

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