Pedestrian killed trying to cross I-5 in San Diego.
The California Highway Patrol said all lanes of southbound Interstate 5 near the Coronado Bridge have been reopened after a pedestrian was struck and killed on the freeway Wednesday night.
The lanes were closed for about six hours and reopened at 2 a.m.
The incident was reported shortly after 7:30 p.m. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to the CHPl, the pedestrian was struck by at least three vehicles. One of the vehicles stopped, and its driver was arrested on suspicion of DUI.
The CHP says the pedestrian was trying to run across the freeway when he or she was struck.
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The Medical Examiner's Office Sunday publicly named the woman who was struck and killed while crossing Clairemont Mesa Boulevard Friday night.
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A motorcyclist died early today as a result of an accident on the northbound San Diego (5) Freeway, authorities said.
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I-10 Westbound lanes are closed at Medical Dr. due to fatal accident around 6:45 Tuesday night.
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The vehicle did stop, according to police.
A pedestrian was fatally struck by vehicle late Sunday night in San Francisco near the Civic Center, police said.
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