OCEANSIDE, CA – ABC10 News reports that a pedestrian was killed after being struck by a driver on State Route 78 in Oceanside on Saturday.
The crash was reported shortly after 4:00 a.m. when a 38-year-old driver of a Toyota Corolla who was heading west on SR-78 struck a pedestrian on the freeway just east of Emerald Drive.
The pedestrian sustained serious injuries in the collision and was transported to a nearby hospital, where he later died. The driver of the Toyota was uninjured.
No other details are available at this time. We will update this post as further information is released.
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