Elderly man killed while crossing street in Hillcrest ID’d

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SAN DIEGO — The 86-year-old man who was fatally struck by a car while crossing a street in Hillcrest was identified Sunday.

Donald Wayne Ommen was attempting to cross Richmond Street near Essex Street when he was struck by a Hyundai around 3:50 p.m. Thursday, according to San Diego police and the county Medical Examiner’s Office.

Ommen sustained a fractured pelvis, broken bones and head trauma. He died in a hospital that night, police and the Medical Examiner’s Office said.

The driver who struck him, a 65-year-old man, remained at the scene.