One dead in vehicle vs pedestrian incident in Chico

Aug 15, 2015 12:48 AM by Debbie Cobb

UPDATE: Chico Police say victim in tonight's hit and run was a male. The name and age of the victim have not been released.

UPDATE: Chico Police now say the SUV vs pedestrian incident on the Skyway is a hit and run. Police are still searching for the suspect. No new information has been released on the victim or the circumstances. The Skyway at Bruce Road is expected to be closed in both directions for several hours.


Chico Police are at the scene of a vehicle versus pedestrian accident on the Skyway near Bruce Road. The driver of an SUV reportedly truck the pedestrian about 9:30pm. Authorities have confirmed the pedestrian was killed. There are some road closures. Westbound Skyway is shut down at Bruce Road. Eastbound traffic is open on the Skyway. We have a reporter on scenes and will update the story as soon as new information is available.


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