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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San Diego police were looking Friday for a hit-and-run driver who struck two women on a morning walk in University City.
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The California Highway Patrol is asking for help from any witnesses of a crash that killed a man who was walking in the lanes of traffic on eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland early this morning.
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A motorcyclist was fatally injured today in a collision with a car near the U.S. Naval Base San Diego.
The accident occurred about 12:15 p.m. on Harbor Drive, near 28th Street in Barrio Logan, according to police.
The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at UCSD Medical Center in Hillcrest, SDPD spokesman Gary Hassen said.
No other injuries were reported.