Nang Arm Dies Following Fatal Rancho Penasquitos Pedestrian Accident on Black Mountain Road and Carmel Mountain Road
San Diego, California (August 27, 2019) – A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle at around 7:07 a.m. Sunday, August 25 in the 13700 block of Black Mountain Road and Carmel Mountain Road in Rancho Penasquitos.
According to a police report, Uvelyn Nunez-Jaramillo, 20, was driving a gold 2006 Nissan Sentra southbound on Black Mountain Road when she allowed her vehicle to drift to the right and struck the curb.
Nunez-Jaramillo then continued onto the sidewalk, where she hit a fence and Arm.
Arm was taken to Scripps La Jolla Hospital with major injuries. She was pronounced dead at the hospital at around 3:38 a.m. Monday, August 26.
Nunez-Jaramillo reportedly abandoned the vehicle and fled on foot. She was later arrested and booked in the Las Colinas Women’s Detention Facility for DUI and hit-and-run, both felonies.
The crash remains under investigation.