On Thursday, there was a fatal hit-and-run crash in Mission Hills. According to NBC San Diego News Channel Seven, the incident happened on West Washington Street, just west of Interstate 5 and east of Highway 101. Very few details have been released, but we do know that a pedestrian was struck and killed sometime around midnight.
When first responders arrived on the scene, they found the pedestrian in the street. He was pronounced dead at the scene. A portion of West Washington Street had to be closed as law enforcement officers conducted their investigation. Swerved tire marks were reported at the scene. There has been no word on whether or not the hit-and-run driver has been located or apprehended. This fatal hit-and-run crash is likely still under investigation with local law enforcement officials. The pedestrian accident attorneys at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers are ready and able to help accident victims recover financially from their injury.