MISSION VALLEY, CA – According to ABC 10 News, a male pedestrian was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Mission Valley on Monday.
Authorities say the accident took place shortly before 10:00 p.m. at the Fairmount Avenue northbound on-ramp for I-8. First responders arrived at the scene where they found a pedestrian who had been struck lying in the road.
The pedestrian was transported to a nearby hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
Investigators currently have no description of the vehicle or driver that allegedly struck the pedestrian.
No other details are available at this time.
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