Fatal Hit-and-Run Pedestrian Crash
Last week, a pedestrian was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash in Otay Mesa. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident happened on the 8200 block of Otay Mesa Road near Brown Field Municipal Airport on Thursday morning. Very few details about this fatal hit-and-run crash have been released, but we do know that the 21-year-old pedestrian was in the crosswalk at the time of the collision. Initial reports indicate that the vehicle involved was a silver Nissan Altima.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead on the scene, and the driver fled the area to the west following the collision. At this time, there has been no word on whether or not law enforcement officials have tracked the driver down, and this incident is likely still under investigation.