Person struck, killed on westbound I-8 in Midway area

Posted at 6:20 AM, Oct 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-25 11:35:08-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A person was found dead off westbound Interstate 8 in the Midway area Wednesday morning, and the investigation into the pedestrian's death has caused a traffic backup in the area.

The body discovery was reported shortly before 6 a.m. on the westbound side of I-8, near Taylor Street.

Authorities said the unidentified person was struck by a vehicle, which stopped near the scene following the collision.

All affected westbound lanes, and the Taylor St. onramp to westbound I-8, were reopened just after 8:30 a.m.

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