An unidentified man was found dead on Highway 99 north of Fruitridge Road late Saturday in Sacramento, according to a news release issued by the California Highway Patrol.
At 10:34 p.m., a CHP officer spotted the man lying in the right lane on the northbound side of the highway. The driver of a car parked on the shoulder north of the body, Brandi Savatay, told the officer that his car and two other vehicles had struck the man while he was lying in the road, the release stated.
Sacramento County coroner’s officials collected the body and will make the identification. Anyone with information can call the CHP South Sacramento area at 916-681-2300 or the CHP Communications Center at 916-861-1300.