CHULA VISTA, CA – A pedestrian was struck and killed on northbound I-5 near E Street this morning, CBS 8 reports.
Police dispatchers received reports of a pedestrian walking in the I-5 roadway at approximately 2:50 a.m. today. California Highway Patrol units were dispatched, but the pedestrian had already been fatally struck by the time they arrived. A black SUV and a red sedan were both pulled over in the area, but it is unclear which, if either, struck the victim.
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