A man in a wheelchair was hit and killed by an SUV in Roseville Sunday night.
Roseville police and Roseville firefighter-paramedics were called to the scene of the crash about 5 p.m. Sunday at Washington Boulevard and Pleasant Street where a 53-year-old Roseville man driving a sport utility vehicle collided with Ramon Esparza-Morales, who was in an electric wheelchair.
Police said that Esparza-Morales was crossing Washington Boulevard westbound in the crosswalk at Pleasant Street when the collision occurred. Esparza-Morales was pronounced dead at a hospital.
The collision is under investigation by the Roseville police Major Accident Investigation Team.
Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.