10 6 LINKEDIN 2 COMMENTMORE

SACRAMENTO – A man was killed while crossing the street in his motorized wheelchair in Roseville Sunday evening.

Roseville police spokesperson Dee Dee Gunther said Ramon Esparza-Morales, 65, of Roseville was crossing Washington Blvd. at Pleasant St. when he was struck by a 1999 Nissan Pathfinder heading northbound on Washington.

Roseville officers and paramedics responded to the scene around 5:05 p.m. and transported Esparza-Morales to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Gunther said neither drugs nor alcohol appear to have played a role in the collision but the incident remains under investigation.

Washington Boulevard was closed in the vicinity of the collision site until about 10 p.m. while investigators examined the scene.

Read or Share this story: http://on.news10.net/1m2EC6O