Publish Date: 2023/07/03
SAN DIEGO, CA — A man died following a pedestrian crash Saturday night in San Diego’s Old Town neighborhood, according to ABC10 News.
The San Diego Police Department said the incident unfolded in the 4600 block of Pacific Highway.
Preliminary details show that the male pedestrian was walking in the road’s bike lane, along the west curb line. At one point, he attempted to cross the street and was struck by a 2019 Hyundai Elantra.
The victim received CPR at the scene and was rushed to an area hospital, but was pronounced deceased shortly after.
Authorities have not disclosed further information on the involved driver, a 24-year-old woman, but alcohol has been ruled out as a contributing factor.
An investigation by the SDPD’s Traffic Division remains ongoing.
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