Publish Date: 2022/02/02
SAN DIEGO, CA — A 42-year-old man died Tuesday evening after being hit by a driver while crossing a road in south San Diego’s Nestor neighborhood, according to Times of San Diego.
San Diego Police Department said the fatal incident occurred in the 2100 block of Coronado Avenue at approximately 6:00 p.m.
A preliminary investigation indicates the pedestrian was walking across the street when he was hit by a 2015 Volkswagen Jetta driven by a 29-year-old man.
Authorities did not say whether the victim died from his injuries at the scene or at a hospital.
An investigation by SDPD’s Traffic Division was underway, but authorities have since ruled out impairment as a factor in the crash.
No further information has been disclosed at this time.
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