Information sought in fatal hit and run
Last updated 1/30/2022 at 7:57pm
The Shafter Police Department is asking for information regarding a fatal hit and run incident that occurred Tuesday evening.
At approximately 6 p.m., police responded to the accident on Shafter Avenue between Riverside and Elizabeth streets. Upon arriving, the officers learned that Jesus Eusebio Sanchez, 33, of Shafter, was struck by a vehicle while walking in the roadway.
The driver fled the scene after the collision, police said. Sanchez later succumbed to his injuries.
Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has any information is asked to contact Detective Janet Fernandez at 661-746-8500.