Update: The San Jose Police Department Traffic Investigations Unit has made an arrest in the fatal hit and run collision that occurred on August 17, 2104 at approximately 9:51 P.M. in the area of Senter Road and Balfour Drive. The suspect was identified as Christopher Uchicua , 25 years old, of San Jose.
Suspect Uchicua was arrested and booked into Santa Clara County Jail for felony hit and run on August 20, 2014. San Jose: The San Jose Police Traffic Investigation Unit is asking for the community’s help in locating the driver and the vehicle involved in a fatal hit and run traffic collision. On Sunday, August 17, 2014, at approximately 9:51 PM, officers responded to the area of Senter Road and Balfour Drive on a report of a traffic collision.
Upon their arrival, officers determined that a pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle on Senter Road. Investigators believe the victim might have been riding a bicycle when he was struck. The driver of the vehicle fled the scene prior to police arrival and was not located.
The victim was transported at a local area hospital where he was pronounced deceased the next morning. The suspect driver and the suspect vehicle were not located and currently remain outstanding. The suspect vehicle was described as a dark colored sedan that fled northbound on Senter Road after the collision.
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