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Sacramento pedestrian succumbs to crash injury

The name of a pedestrian killed when struck by a vehicle last week in the Hagginwood neighborhood of north Sacramento has been released by the Sacramento County Coroner’s office.

He was identified as Gabriel Garces, 55, of Sacramento.

Sacramento police report that they responded to the intersection of Los Robles and Marysville boulevards about 8 p.m. Friday where Garces had been struck by a vehicle. The driver of the vehicle cooperated with police.

Garces was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead at 9:55 p.m. Friday. Police said neither driving under the influence nor speed appear to be factors in the fatal collision.

Call The Bee’s Bill Lindelof, (916) 321-1079.