Pedestrian struck while crossing Chula Vista street dies

Posted at 10:06 AM, May 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-18 13:06:37-04

CHULA VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) - A woman who was struck by a vehicle in Chula Vista Thursday night died of her injuries in the hospital, according to Chula Vista Police.

Dispatchers received several 911 calls about the crash at Fourth Ave and C Street at 9:15 p.m. The location is near a CVS pharmacy and Jack in the Box.

Officers said they found the 57-year-old victim in the intersection with serious injuries. She was taken to UCSD Hospital for treatment but later died.

An investigation showed that the woman had entered the crosswalk on a red light, police said.

Chula Vista Police are asking anyone with information to call 619-691-5151.