Sacto 9-1-1
July 16, 2013
Coroner identifies pedestrian fatally hit on Rio Linda Boulevard

The Sacramento County Coroner's Office has identified a 90-year-old man who died Sunday after he was hit by a vehicle on Rio Linda Boulevard.

Roger Macker of Sacramento was crossing the boulevard near Lampasas Avenue around 8:42 p.m. on Sunday when he was hit. Macker was transported to UC Davis Medical Center, but he died Sunday night at 9:17 p.m., according to the coroner's office.

Macker was crossing outside of a crosswalk, and investigators reported the driver of the car that struck him did not seem impaired and was cooperative.

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