Man dies after truck hits him
SAN DIEGO — A man was killed after getting hit by a truck as he crossed a street in City Heights Saturday, police said.
The victim — said to be between 40 and 50 years old — was crossing mid-block in the 4600 block of University Avenue, headed south, about 6:05 p.m. when he was struck by an eastbound truck, San Diego police Officer Robert Heims said.
A 50-year-old man was driving the truck and stayed at the scene, Heims said.
The unidentified pedestrian was taken to a hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries, Heims said.