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Sacramento police investigating possible hit-and-run after man found lying in street

Sacramento police are investigating whether a man found in the road with serious injuries on Sunday night is the victim of a hit-and-run.

Police responded to a medical aid call at 9:17 p.m. and found a man lying in the street on the 500 block of Santiago Avenue with significant injuries. The man was transported to a local hospital and is expected to survive.

Police are still investigating the incident and the circumstances are undetermined at this time. According to police spokesman Officer Justin Brown, the man’s injuries could have been caused by a vehicle, but that has not been confirmed.

Call The Bee’s Ellen Garrison at (916) 321-1006