Publish Date: 2023/09/25
SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA — A woman died late Friday night after a pedestrian crash near a northwest El Cajon intersection, reports ABC10 News.
El Cajon Police Department officials said the fatal incident occurred in the area of Cuyamaca Street and Weld Boulevard, just west of Gillespie Field. Officers were called to the scene at about 10:20 p.m.
The circumstances of the event remain under investigation, but preliminary details show the woman was on foot when she was hit by a 2016 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck.
Shortly after first responders arrived in the area, the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver of the pickup remained at the crash site and cooperated with authorities, who do not suspect drugs and alcohol to be factors in the event. No charges have been reported.
At this time, the ECPD continue to investigate and is working to confirm the victim’s identity.
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