Man Killed in Lemon Grove Pedestrian Accident on State Route 94 near College Avenue
Lemon Grove, California (September 20, 2019) – A man died at the scene of a pedestrian accident Wednesday night in Lemon Grove, authorities said.
According to California Highway Patrol Officer Travis Garrow, the accident happened at about 8:45 p.m. on eastbound State Route 94 near College Avenue.
A 27-year-old woman was driving a 2010 Nissan Altima when she noticed a man attempting to walk northbound across the highway. She swerved to the left but was unable to avoid him.
Following the initial collision, the pedestrian was then struck by four or five other vehicles.
The victim was pronounced dead at the crash scene. His name was not immediately released.
The Nissan Altima driver and several other motorists stopped and called 911 to report the incident.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.