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Published on November 25, 2023
Concord Cops Hunt for Thanksgiving Hit-and-Run Suspect After Senior's DeathSource: Google Street View

A hit-and-run that claimed the life of an 86-year-old man, with Concord Police Department appealing for witnesses to the shocking incident. In a macabre twist of fate on the eve of Thanksgiving, the collision occurred at approximately 6:49 p.m. at Oak Grove Road and Treat Blvd., before culminating in a second, fatal crash at the nearby junction of Oak Grove Road and Ryan Road, according to the Concord Police Department's press release on Facebook.

The passenger was quickly whisked away to John Muir Hospital, he later passed away. The narrative of the accident is yet incomplete, marked by the absence of crucial pieces held by potential eyewitnesses, stirring Concord officers to issue an urgent call to action.

The Concord Police Department's urge for any witnesses to step forward, to reach out to Motor Officer Oscar Rodriguez at 925-671-5065.