59-Year-Old Pedestrian Died in Crash near First Street
FRESNO, CA (July 22, 2022) – Saturday night, officers were dispatched to a pedestrian crash that claimed the life of Theodore Ceja.
The incident happened on July 16th, just before midnight, near the intersection of Belmont Avenue and First Street.
Following the collision, officers arrived at the scene and found Ceja unresponsive on the roadway. The driver that struck him fled the scene.
Emergency responders performed life-saving measure but Ceja succumbed to his injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Meanwhile, police are in hunt for the driver of the vehicle. Further investigations are still underway at this time.
Sweet James sends out their warm and sincerest sympathies go out to the friends and family of Theodore Ceja. May the loving memories of your loved one and the love of family give you strength in the days ahead.
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