ESCONDIDO, CA – According to the Times Advocate, On Saturday June 6 at approximately 12:36 a.m. a 17-year-old was struck by a white Toyota or pickup truck, while conversing with her friends on Mesa Rock Road, South of Deer Springs Road.
The vehicle left the scene after striking the young woman. Neighbors and friends tried to revive the teen but she died at the scene.
Witnesses say the vehicle involved was either a white Toyota SUV or a pickup truck.
Evidence was gathered at the scene. Videos were also gathered to be reviewed by the California Highway Patrol.
The driver was later found to be a Mr. Paul Anthony Lissona. He was arrested and charged with felony hit and run.
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