Pickup-Pedestrian Collision near Beechtree Drive Resulted in Fatality

ENCINITAS, CA (September 15, 2022) – Monday morning, a pedestrian accident on Encinitas Boulevard claimed the life of a 79-year-old man.

The incident happened just before 6:00 a.m. in the 1300 block of Encinitas Boulevard.

According to reports, the pedestrian was crossing the street when he was struck by a pickup truck. The impact of the collision left the man with serious injuries.

Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after. Despite life-saving attempts, the man later died due to the extent of his injuries.

Meanwhile, the driver of the pickup truck was uninjured.

Investigators believed that drugs and alcohol did not play a role in the incident.

No further details regarding the Encinitas Boulevard pedestrian accident have been released to the public at this time; however, officials will provide more information once available.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The Sweet James team sends their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of the victim.

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