East County News Service
July 9, 2020 (El Cajon) – An elderly man was struck by a vehicle yesterday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. in the 500 block of North Second Street in El Cajon. He was treated at the scene and transported to a hospital by Heartland Fire Department medics, but died at the hospital.
According to Lt. Jason Taub with the El Cajon Police Department, a preliminary investigation and interviewing witnesses indicates that a silver Ford F-150 was traveling southbound on North Second in the left-hand turn lane, when the pedestrian was “illegally crossing from west to east between stopped vehicles. The driver of the Ford had a green light and the pedestrian stepped in front of his moving vehicle and was struck.”