1 Killed in San Diego Pedestrian Accident on Eighth Avenue
SAN DIEGO, CA (April 29, 2020) – Early Tuesday morning, a person died in a hit-and-run pedestrian accident in a parking lot on Eight Avenue.
According to San Diego police Officer Dino Delimitros, the incident occurred at about 4:35 a.m. near Eighth Avenue and B Street intersection.
Officer Delimitros added that a black Ford F-150 with a flatbed hit and yanked the victim across the parking lot. After the collision, the driver of the truck escaped the crash scene. At this time, the authorities are still trying to find out which direction the driver went.
When the responding units arrived at the scene, they found the male victim. The police believed that the victim was in his 30s. Moreover, the responders transported him to a hospital due to his injuries. Unfortunately, the man later died at the hospital.
The authorities are still investigating the deadly hit-and-run pedestrian accident on Eighth Avenue. As they intensify their investigation, they encourage anyone with information about the crash or the suspect to contact SDPD’s traffic division at 858-495-7807 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477. Tipsters can also opt to remain anonymous.
Furthermore, the authorities also set a reward of up to $1,000 to anyone who can give information that will lead to the arrest of the suspect.
To the bereaved family of the person who passed in the pedestrian accident on Eighth Avenue, our hearts go out to you in your time of sorrow. We are wishing you peace to bring comfort.
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