SAN DIEGO, CA – A man was fatally struck by at least one driver in a possible hit-and-run crash on I-8 in Mission Valley on Saturday night, according to information from the Times of San Diego.
The crash happened on westbound I-8 near Qualcomm Way and Texas Street at about 7:13 p.m., after a man got out of a blue SUV that was parked on the right shoulder of the highway. At least one driver then crashed into the victim.
The man, who was not immediately identified, was declared dead after the accident.
It does not appear that the driver (or drivers) rendered aid to the victim after the crash.
The crash remains under investigation at this time.
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