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Man killed in fight near Sacramento River bike trail

This Google Earth image shows where an unconscious man was found near the 400 block of Jibboom Street, just upriver from the I Street Bridge.
This Google Earth image shows where an unconscious man was found near the 400 block of Jibboom Street, just upriver from the I Street Bridge. Google Earth image

A man was killed near the Sacramento River bike trail and Jibboom Street on Monday night, according to Sacramento police.

Sacramento police dispatchers received information about 8:30 p.m. Monday that an unconscious man had been found near the 400 block of Jibboom Street, just upriver from the I Street Bridge.

Sacramento Fire Department firefighters were the first on the scene, followed by police officers. Fire department medical personnel declared the 34-year-old man dead, police said.

Homicide and crime scene investigators were called to collect evidence and search for witnesses to the killing. Detectives said the man had been in a physical altercation with someone. The dead man, who has not been identified, suffered upper-body injuries. The assailant fled before the arrival of officers.

No motive has been determined and no arrests have been made.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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