SAN MARCOS, CA – A pedestrian died after being hit by a driver on Mission Road in San Marcos last night, according to details from the Times of San Diego.
The collision happened on W Mission Rd near Barham Drive at about 8:20 p.m., as a female pedestrian was crossing the street. She was then hit by the driver of an SUV.
The victim, who was not publicly identified, was taken to the hospital with multiple injuries, including head trauma. She was later pronounced dead.
The victim reportedly crossed the street illegally when the crash happened.
Authorities do not believe that intoxicated driving played a role in the collision. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
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