A man is dead after being struck by two vehicles on Elk Grove Boulevard in Elk Grove Tuesday evening.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. Elk Grove police Officer Chris Trim said the man was crossing several lanes from the south side of the street and was not in a crosswalk when he was first hit by one vehicle traveling westbound at approximately 5:40 p.m. The driver had stopped to help when a another vehicle going in the same direction struck the man.
Trim said both drivers were cooperating with the police investigation. Neither alcohol nor drugs were suspected.
Westbound Elk Grove Boulevard from Laguna Springs Drive to Big Horn Drive was closed until 10:40 p.m. while police investigated and cleared the scene.