Man hit, killed while walking on side of highway

RAMONA — A 35-year-old male was struck and killed by a vehicle on State Route 67 near the Warren Canyon Trailhead in Ramona, authorities said Monday.

Deputies from the Poway station with the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department received calls around 11:05 p.m. Sunday about a crash on State Route 67 at Cloudy Moon Drive, said the Sheriff’s office.

California Highway Patrol told FOX 5 a 28-year-old woman driving a Buick Century was traveling northbound when she hit the victim. The collision hurled him into southbound traffic where he was hit by multiple vehicles. He died at the scene.

The victim, whose name was withheld pending family notification, was pronounced dead at the scene,¬†¬†sheriff’s Sgt. David Toner said.

State Route 67 was closed in both directions for several hours while the crash was being investigated, according to CHP.

This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 5 for new details.

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