NATIONAL CITY - A pedestrian was killed Monday night by a hit-and-run driver in National City, according to police.
The incident happened on Highland Avenue between State Route 54 and 30th Street at 11:37 p.m. The 49-year-old victim was taken to UCSD Medical Center where he was declared dead, according to police
Police said the man was struck by a gold or silver vehicle that was driving northbound on Highland Avenue. The vehicle was last seen heading westbound and is believed to have front-end damage.
Anyone with information is asked to call the National City Police Department at 619-336-4411 extension 0.