The victim of a suspected hit-and-run collision in Richmond on Friday night has been identified as 65-year-old Melvin Broadway, according to Bay City News, citing the Contra Costa County coroner’s office.
Richmond police are investigating the incident, which occurred about 10:30 p.m. in the 1700 block of Barrett Avenue, police Lt. Felix Tan said.
An officer who had been flagged down found victim in the middle of the road with a shopping cart tipped over and belongings strewn about, Tan said.
Officers believe that a vehicle hit Broadway. No further updates were immediately available on the case.