Sacto 9-1-1
March 22, 2013
Coroner identifies pedestrian hit by car on Auburn Boulevard

The name of the man who was hit and killed by a car Thursday morning when crossing Auburn Boulevard has been released by the Sacramento County Coroner's office.

He was identified as Nikolay Gorkavchuk, 87, of Sacramento.

Sacramento police said Gorkavchuk was not in a crosswalk when he walked across Auburn Boulevard just east of Watt Avenue about 6:30 a.m. Thursday. A car heading westbound hit him.

Police said the driver stopped and rendered aid to Gorkavchuk.

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