Pedestrian fatally struck by SUV in Lakeside
LAKESIDE, CA – A man was fatally struck Thursday evening while crossing the street, reports NBC San Diego.
A 50-year-old pedestrian was crossing Maplewview Street near Ashwood Street when he was struck by an SUV driven by a 71-year old man. The driver stopped and tried to assist the pedestrian.
Authorities attempted to treat the pedestrian for his injuries but he succumbed to his injuries. Officers do not believe the driver was under the influence of alcohol or drugs, although it is possible the pedestrian was.
Officers are investigating the sequence of events that led to the crash.
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