SAN DIEGO, CA – Police are seeking a man and a woman in connection with Sunday’s fatal pedestrian collision in Clairemont. They believe that the woman was driving at the time of the collision and then switched places with the male passenger, who was driving as they fled the scene, NBC 7 reports.
Police say the incident occurred at 4117 Ashford Street shortly after 8 p.m., when a dark Dodge Ram struck a woman who was walking around a legally parked Ford pickup. The female driver of the Dodge pulled over, and she and her male passenger briefly inspected the fallen pedestrian. They quickly returned to the car with the man now behind the wheel and the woman in the passenger’s seat, and sped off northbound on Ashford Street in the direction of Eckstrom Avenue.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. Her identity has not been made public.
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