August 8, 2011- On Monday night near the town of Delhi, a 9 year old was killed and two other children were injured when they were struck by a car, while walking along the street.
The CHP said Manuel Mercado of Delhi, was driving his Cadillac west on Oak Street near Sycamore. The kids were walking on the north edge of Oak Street near Sycamore, when Mercado’s vehicle stuck all three.
Lenny Sanchez, 13, and Marlene Guerrero suffered minor and moderate injuries, respectively. The 9 year old, who has not been identified at this time, died at UC Davis Medical Center.