Link Colvard II has been identified by authorities as the victim in an pedestrian accidemt that occurred on October 26 in Chico just prior to 7:15 in the morning. Mr. Colvard, a 35-year-old local resident, was crossing at the corner of East Ninth Street and Main Street just prior to when he was struck by a car driven by John Porter, 66 and also a resident of Chico. Reports allege that Mr. Porter ran through a yellow light prior to striking Mr. Colvard though they also say that the driver stopped and was cooperative with officers. Meanwhile, first responder transported Mr. Colvard to nearby hospital where he passed on due to his injuries. An investigation is ongoing.
We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.
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