EL CAJON, CA – FOX5 News reports that a male pedestrian was killed after being hit by a driver on I-8 WB in El Cajon on Monday night.
Authorities say the accident took place shortly before 8:30 p.m. near W Main Street. A male pedestrian was walking on I-8 in the westbound lanes when he walked into the path of a driver that was in the middle of changing lanes and was fatally struck.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver sustained minor injuries in the collision and was transported to Sharp Memorial Hospital for treatment.
No other details have been released at this time. We will update this post as further information becomes available.
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