Pizza delivery driver fatally strikes elderly woman in Otay Mesa: Pedestrian ID'd as Ejanda Salome

SAN DIEGO - Authorities Monday released the name of an 88-year-old woman who was fatally struck by a pizza delivery driver while attempting to cross the street against a red light in Otay Mesa.

Ejanda Salome of San Diego was hit while in the 900 block of Picador Boulevard, near Caminito Quixote, just before 7 p.m. Sunday, according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office.

The driver, a 21-year-old woman in a Chevy Cavalier, was not hurt, SDPD Officer David Stafford said in a statement.

Salome died at the scene. She was a widow, who lived with her son and his wife in San Diego, the Medical Examiner's Office said.

An investigation was ongoing into whether the motorist should face any charges.

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