Rocklin Police Department

4080 Rocklin Rd
Rocklin, California 95677

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Media Release
Case# :23-138-13
Media Release Date :
05/18/2023 8:17 AM
Location :
Park Drive and Stanford Ranch Blvd. Rocklin, Ca.
Incident/Event :
Accident with a fatality
The Rocklin Police Department is investigating a single car accident that killed a man last night. On May 18th at approximately 8:15 p.m., a male driver parked his vehicle at the intersection of Park Drive and Stanford Ranch Boulevard. The man was reportedly trying to help some ducklings that were in the intersection. As the man was in the intersection, a teenage driver was headed eastbound on Stanford Ranch Boulevard. This juvenile driver struck the pedestrian who was in the roadway. The driver remained at the scene of the collision. Emergency first responders arrived to assist, however the man died at the scene. The Major Accident Investigation Team was activated and responded to the area. The intersection section was closed until approximately 2:00 a.m. No arrest was made, and the incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact the Rocklin Police Department. 

We would like to extend our condolences to all involved in this tragic event.  
Investigating Officer :
Motor Officer Andrew Barrington #283
Media Release Prepared by :
Lieutenant Adrian Passadore