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Pedestrian struck by hit-and-run driver in West Sacramento

Google Earth image shows approximately where a pedestrian was seriously injured Tuesday morning when struck by a car in West Sacramento.
Google Earth image shows approximately where a pedestrian was seriously injured Tuesday morning when struck by a car in West Sacramento.

A pedestrian was seriously injured Tuesday morning when he was struck by a car in West Sacramento.

The man in his 40s was walking about 6:15 a.m. Tuesday at Sacramento Avenue and Kegle Drive when he was struck by the car. He suffered significant injuries and was taken to UC Davis Medical Center, according to West Sacramento police Sgt. Roger Kinney.

Officers found the driver they believe hit the pedestrian, a block or two from the scene of the crash. Kinney said a distraught Branda Correa, 25, of West Sacramento, was arrested on suspicion of hit and run, possession of methamphetamine and driving under the influence.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews

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