Ronnie Rodriguez has been identified by authorities as the victim in an alleged hit-and-run wheelchair collision involving that took place in Fresno on January 24. At some point prior to 6:15 p.m. Mr. Rodriguez, 53, was in his wheelchair on the side of Brawley Avenue. Reports indicate that a white Chevrolet pickup truck struck Mr. Rodriguez in the vicinity of West Weldon Avenue and was travelling at a high rate of speed. The alleged driver of the pickup, Raul Morales, 38 was located and arrested after allegedly failing to stop at the scene on multiple charges, including vehicular manslaughter. The incident is under investigation by authorities.
We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the victim during this difficult time.
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