NATIONAL CITY, CA – A pedestrian was fatally struck by a driver on I-5 in National City last night, according to information from the Times of San Diego.
The collision happened on northbound I-5 near the Mile of Cars exit at about 8:45 p.m., when a man reportedly standing in the fast lane of the interstate was struck by a driver.
The victim, who was not immediately identified, was pronounced dead after the crash.
The driver remained at the scene. Their vehicle sustained heavy damage in the accident, which remains under investigation at this time.
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