81-Year-Old Pedestrian Dies on Oceanside Street

A preliminary investigation revealed the woman was lying in the road, for unknown reasons, and was run over by a passing car

An 81-year-old pedestrian was run over by a car in Oceanside Friday morning, the Oceanside Police Department confirmed.

The incident happened just before 7 a.m. in the 800-block of Sunningdale Drive.

When police arrived at the scene, they found the victim lying in the roadway with life-threatening injuries. Despite medical treatment, the woman died at the scene.

Investigators say the woman was lying down in the roadway, for unknown reasons, when she was run over by a passing vehicle. The motorist stopped at the scene.

The victim’s name has not yet been released, and her death is under investigation.

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