Zachary Mitchell Killed in Pedestrian Accident on 5 Freeway in Tehama
Tehama County, California (November 30, 2022) – A man was killed in a pedestrian accident on Monday morning in Tehama County.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident happened on Interstate 5 Freeway on November 28.
34-year-old Zachary Mitchell had been driving a car on the freeway when he pulled over on the shoulder.
The Medford resident reportedly exited the vehicle and was hit by a passing car.
Mitchell was pronounced dead at the accident scene.
Alcohol and drugs were ruled out as factors in the crash.
More details about the accident were not released.
An investigation into the accident is underway.