SAN DIEGO, CA — Two pedestrians died Wednesday evening after being struck by a vehicle near Liberty Station in San Diego’s Point Loma area, according to ABC 10 News.
The fatal incident occurred in the 5000 block of North Harbor Drive shortly before 6:00 p.m.
San Diego Harbor Police said the victims were making crossing the street on foot when they were hit by the vehicle.
Responding officers arrived to find the victims, believed to have been in their 50s or 60s, lying unresponsive on the ground. They were both pronounced deceased at the scene.
A section of the roadway was shut down as an investigation was conducted.
Authorities said the driver remained after the crash and cooperated with police.
No further information has been disclosed at this time.
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