SAN DIEGO - A pedestrian was struck and killed by a big rig on Interstate 5 near downtown San Diego on Thursday.
The incident occurred just before 7 p.m. on northbound I-5 near Sixth Avenue when someone jumped in front of a big rig on the freeway.
The driver of the big rig was unable to avoid hitting the pedestrian, who died at the scene.
No other vehicles were involved.
More details will be posted as they become available.