Male Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Deadly Collision near Cottonwood Avenue

SAN DIEGO, CA (March 1, 2023) – Early Friday morning, an unidentified man lost his life in a pedestrian accident on Mission Gorge Road.

The incident took place in the 8700 block of Mission Gorge Road shortly after 1:00 a.m., on February 10th.

Per reports, the 31-year-old male driver of a Toyota Prius was heading west on Mission Gorge when he struck a pedestrian who was crossing the street in a dark area.

Paramedics arrived and declared the male pedestrian dead at the scene. Although, officials have not released the name, age, or city of residence of the deceased victim. Emergency crews closed off the surrounding area for a brief time during clearing operations.

Meanwhile, the driver stayed and cooperated with the investigation. Following preliminary duties, officers ruled out alcohol or drugs as a potential factor. San Diego police ask anyone with further information about the fatal pedestrian accident on Mission Gorge Road to call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased man. May the memories of your loved one give you strength in the days ahead.

Losing someone in a pedestrian accident is always a traumatic experience for the surviving family. At Sweet James, they understand that the death of a loved one can leave a lasting impact on your emotional and financial well-being, and they are here to help. Their wrongful death attorneys understand that legal issues impose challenges on those involved. Let them help you through the legal process so that you can focus on the welfare of your family. Call their office today at (800) 5005200 to arrange a free and confidential case evaluation. For more accident news, click here.

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