Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Deadly Accident near Douglas Drive

OCEANSIDE, CA (June 20, 2022) – Early Saturday morning, a man was pronounced dead following a pedestrian crash on State Route 76.

According to the Oceanside Police, the incident happened around 1:28 a.m., just west of Douglas Drive.

For reasons unknown, a driver was pulled over and exiting his vehicle when he was hit by a passing car. Upon impact, the involved driver pulled over and contacted 911.

Eventually, medics located a man lying on the road and pronounced him dead at the scene. Although, their identity has not yet been released pending notification of next of kin.

At this time, authorities believe that alcohol or speed was a factor in the pedestrian crash. Oceanside Officials are asking anyone with information about the crash to contact the investigators at 760-435-4412.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased man. May you find comfort and strength during this time.

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