SAN DIEGO, CA – A male pedestrian died in the hospital after being struck by a car while crossing a street in El Cajon on Sunday afternoon.
According to local Fox News, the man was hit in the 700 block of North Johnson Avenue by a southbound car, near Arnele Avenue, at about 5:40 p.m.
The man, described as in his 40s, was transported to a local hospital with head injuries. It was there that he was pronounced dead. His identity has not yet been released.
The investigation determined that alcohol and drugs were not factors in the crash.
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