SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A car struck and fatally injured a 76-year-old woman Friday on a Mira Mesa street, authorities reported.
The pedestrian was crossing the 10800 block of Westonhill Drive when the southbound vehicle hit her about 9 a.m., according to San Diego police.
Medics took the victim to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead, Officer Tony Martinez said. Her name was withheld pending family notification.
It was not immediately clear if the 74-year-old man whose car struck the woman would faces charges over the accident.
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