Victor Molinar Fatally Struck by Hit-and-Run Driver on Midway Drive Near Rosecrans Street
SAN DIEGO, CA (January 7, 2019) – An 18-year-old Marine was killed Saturday evening following a hit-and-run pedestrian crash on Midway Drive near Rosecrans Street.
Victor Molinar was enlisted in the Marines but had not gone through basic training. According to reports, the 18-year-old Marine from Oak Park, Ill., was out with some friends near Paradise Lounge and Grill and Deja Vu. News reports say he was at both or one of the establishments when he and his friends got separated.
A few moments later, his friends found him on the street with debris strewn throughout the area indicating that he might have been hit by a driver.
Molinar was killed in the crash and police are looking for a gold-colored SUV with front-end damage.
Authorities are investigating this incident and are checking surveillance videos of nearby businesses to capture what had happened. Anyone with information is urged to contact the San Diego Police Department at (619) 531-2000 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.
To those mourning this devastating loss, we hope you find comfort and peace around you. Our hearts go out to the bereaved family and friends of Victor Molinar.
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