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18-year-old fatally struck by truck identified

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Authorities Tuesday released the name of the young man fatally struck by a pickup truck as he attempted to cross a Mission Bay Park street over the weekend.

Andre Hoang Huynh, 18, of Lemon Grove, and three companions were trying to get to a car parked on the east side of East Mission Bay Drive shortly before 10:30 p.m. Saturday, according to the county Medical Examiner's Office and police.

As the group stopped in the middle of the street to allow traffic to pass, Huynh was struck by a southbound Chevrolet pickup truck, authorities said.

Huynh was taken to UC San Diego Medical Center where he was declared dead shortly after 11 p.m. Saturday, according to the Medical Examiner's Office.

 

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