SAN DIEGO, CA – An elderly man was fatally struck by a charter bus when he stumbled into an intersection in San Ysidro on Friday morning, according to FOX 5 San Diego.
The crash happened in the 500 block of San Ysidro Boulevard near Virginia Avenue at about 6:45 a.m., when an 87-year-old man stumbled into the street and stepped in front of an oncoming charter bus.
The victim, who was not immediately identified, was struck by the bus and died at the scene.
Authorities continue to investigate the accident at this time.
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