Report: San Diego State student killed on Interstate 8

Posted at 2:23 PM, Sep 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-19 21:32:59-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - The young woman killed while walking on Interstate 8 in the College Area Saturday was a San Diego State University Student, the Daily Aztec reported.

The California Highway Patrol said the woman was on the right hand shoulder of westbound I-8 at Waring Rd. just before 8 p.m. when she was struck and killed.

Officers shut down most lanes of the freeway to investigate the crash.

The San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office identified the woman Monday as 20-year-old Jasmine Madarang.

The Daily Aztec reported she was last seen at a Kappa Alpha tailgate party before SDSU's game against Stanford.

CHP investigators are looking into the cause of Madarang's death.