SAN DIEGO CO., CA – A woman from El Cajon died Sunday after being hit by an SUV while crossing the street in the Bostonia community.
According to the San Diego Union-Tribune, the 28-year-old woman was attempting to cross East Bradley Avenue just west of North Mollison Avenue at about 1:30 a.m. when she was hit by a 2019 Mitsubishi Outlander.
The unidentified woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the Mitsubishi, a 20-year-old man, remained at the scene and cooperated with police.
No additional details are available at this time.
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