89-Year-Old Man Fatally Struck in Pedestrian Accident near North Johnson Avenue

EL CAJON, CA (December 13, 2022) – Tuesday evening, a pedestrian collision on Fletcher Parkway left an older man with fatal injuries.

Officers responded to the scene around 6:50 p.m., at the 700 block of Fletcher Parkway near North Johnson Avenue. 

According to the police, a 2014 Kia Optima struck the pedestrian for reasons currently under investigation. Responding authorities discovered the unconscious body of the victim lying on the road. 

The 89-year-old man later succumbed to his injuries after being transported to a nearby hospital. However, his identity remains undisclosed to the public, pending notification from the next of kin. 

Earlier reports claimed that intoxication from alcohol or drugs did not play a factor in the incident. 

Furthermore, both directions of the roadway were temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties. Those with additional information about the Fletcher Parkway pedestrian collision are encouraged to contact 619-579-3311.

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

It is important to have strong legal representation on your side when losing a loved one in a pedestrian crash. Reach out to the wrongful death attorneys at Sweet James today. With 20 years of experience in the field, they know what it takes to help you win your case. Their team understands that nothing can alleviate the emotional pain of a death of a loved one, but they can help you seek justice and compensation. Call their office at (800) 975-3435 for a free and confidential case evaluation. You can reach them 24 hours a day and 7 days a week through email, text, and online chat.

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