SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A Lyft driver was struck and killed on State Route 94 by a hit-and-run driver early Saturday morning after pulling over to help one of his sick passengers.
The incident happened at 1:12 a.m. in the eastbound lanes between the 25th and 28th Avenue exit ramps, according to California Highway Patrol.
The Lyft driver was transporting three women who were out drinking Friday night when one of them reported she was feeling sick.
The driver pulled over on the right shoulder of SR-94 and stepped out of the car to help the woman. His red Kia was struck from behind, killing the Lyft driver. All three passengers were still inside the car when officers arrived at the scene.