EL CAJON, Calif. — A man was hit and killed by a pickup truck Wednesday afternoon while crossing a street in El Cajon, police said.
Around 3:30 p.m., the man was illegally crossing the 500 block of North Second Street between stopped vehicles when he stepped in front of a moving Ford F-150 that had a green light, according to Lt. Jason Taub. The pickup truck hit him.
Heartland Fire Department medics treated the man at the scene and took him to a hospital, where he died from his injuries.
The driver remained at the scene to cooperate with the investigation.
Alcohol or drugs were not suspected to be a factor in the collision, police said.