On Monday, a vehicle in Carlsbad fatally struck a female pedestrian. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident happened in the 6100 block of Paseo Del Norte, just east of Interstate 5. Very few details have been released about this crash, but we do know that when first responders arrived on the scene, a woman was lying unconscious in the roadway suffering from serious injuries. Although she was rushed to a local hospital, she did not survive her injuries.
Initial reports indicate that the driver involved did remain on the scene to cooperate with authorities. There has been no word on whether or not any citations or charges have been made, and this fatal pedestrian collision is likely still under investigation by law enforcement officials.