TOOR Header Banner
TRAFFIC          ABOUT US     
Sunday, 18 December 2016 16:28

Man Killed in Fatal Hit and Run Identified, Organs Donated

Written by 
Man Killed in Fatal Hit and Run Identified, Organs Donated

MODESTO - A man who was killed in a hit and run traffic collision was identified by relatives, and say his organs are being donated to those in need.

Ronald Ramos, 61, was struck by a vehicle on Paradise Road Saturday morning at about 6:00am. A 39 year old woman driving the involved Honda stopped to check on him before leaving the scene. Authorities later located her during the investigation. Ramos died at the scene.

Relatives say Ramos was disabled and had recently defeated a month long illness. He was on his way to catch a bus to visit his ill mother during the time of the collision. His organs, tissue and skin are being donated to help those in need of transplants according to family members.

A GoFundMe account has been established to raise funds for cremation service. Anyone interested in helping can do so by CLICKING HERE.

Police are seeking help from witnesses to the collision. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Modesto Police Department at (209) 572-9500 or Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636 where callers can remain anonymous.



Overall Rating (0)

0 out of 5 stars

Leave your comments

Post comment as a guest

Your comments are subjected to administrator's moderation.
  • No comments found