A pedestrian was hit and killed by a hit-and-run driver on Interstate 5 in Old Town. Police recovered the suspected vehicle at a nearby gas station, but the driver nowhere to be found.
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — A man is dead after a hit-and-run driver struck him on Interstate 5 near Old Town overnight.
Officers said the man was found lying dead in the middle of the highway at about 2:45 a.m. Saturday, prompting a closure of I-5 lanes for several hours.
Only a bumper was found near the man, officers said. The man was not immediately identified.
The suspected car, a 2004 Honda Accord, was located nearby at a gas station off the highway. Officer said they have the vehicle's license plate as well.
The driver has yet to be located.