Pedestrian Versus Vehicle Collision near Cresthaven Drive Resulted in Fatality

VISTA, CA (March 23, 2023) – Friday evening, one person was pronounced dead following a pedestrian crash on Taylor Street.

The deadly accident happened around 8:00 p.m. at the intersection near Cresthaven Drive in the city of Vista, per initial reports.

According to the investigators, a westbound Ford Escape on Taylor Street hit a pedestrian crossing east of the intersection.

Paramedics transported the male patient to a hospital where he tragically succumbed to his injuries. At this time, authorities have not made his name public, pending notification of his next of kin.

Meanwhile, the involved Ford driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the authorities.

Furthermore, a large portion of the roadway was temporarily shut down to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.

The Vista Sheriff’s Station’s Traffic Division is asking anyone with additional information about the crash to contact Crime Stoppers at  (619) 235-8477.

In this sorrowful time, the Sweet James team would like to extend their heartfelt condolences to the family of the victim.

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