On Thursday morning, an elderly pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Clairemont. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident happened in the 5900 block of Balboa Avenue, near Mount Abernathy Avenue, sometime before 10:30 a.m.
A vehicle on the eastbound side of the busy roadway hit the elderly woman. Very little information has been released about this crash, but we do know that the driver involved pulled over in a nearby parking lot. First responders had to block off a section of Balboa Avenue as crews worked the scene. There has been no word on whether or not any citations or charges have been made, and this crash is likely still under investigation with law enforcement officials.