SAN DIEGO, CA – According to FOX5 News, a pedestrian was struck and killed by a suspected DUI driver on Interstate 15 in San Diego on Sunday.
Authorities say the accident took place shortly after 4:00 a.m. just north of Miramar Road. A male pedestrian was walking in the lanes of the interstate when he was struck and killed by a 23-year-old driver of a Lexus sedan.
The pedestrian was killed in the impact and pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Lexus remained at the scene following the accident and was later arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
No other details have been released at this time.
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