A pedestrian walking against the flow of traffic was killed by a hit and run driver on a local freeway overnight, California Highway Patrol officials confirmed.
According to the CHP, the hit and run collision happened around 1:30 a.m. on westbound State Route 94 near 25th Street in the Golden Hill area.
Investigators believe the pedestrian walking into traffic before being struck by a driver who then fled the scene.
CHP officials are investigating the fatal incident and say alcohol or drugs may have been a contributing factor. Check back for updates on this story.