SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a car in Oak Park on Thursday morning, CBS 8 reports.
The accident occurred around 4:30 a.m. along 54th Street between Redwood and College Grove Drive.
The details on the cause of the crash are not clear at this time. The victim, a man in his fifties, died at the scene.
The driver remained on the scene and cooperated with police.
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