Pedestrian Dies in Escondido Crash

A pedestrian hit by a truck early Saturday morning in Escondido has died, police said Tuesday.

The 59-year-old man, identified as Richard Allen Hensley, was found by police face down in the roadway and unresponsive. He was hit by a truck just before 5 a.m. in the 2300 block of East Valley Parkway, according to a news release from the Escondido Police Department.

Hensley died over the weekend from his injuries, police said.

Police said the investigation into the crash is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Scott Christensen at 760-839-4962.

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