VISTA, California- Per the San Diego County Coroner, Awet Yosief Habtezghi, 38, has been identified as the victim fatally struck following a pedestrian accident that took place on Santa Fe Avenue Friday evening.
As per officials, fire personnel responded to the crash in the 1500 block of the avenue and found a man who was later ID’d as Habtezghi lying in the middle of the road. The male pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene at approximately 7:50 p.m.
The 38-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene at approximately 7:50 p.m.
Initial investigations revealed the Habtezghi was walking westbound on Santa Fe Avenue when he was struck by a vehicle. It was not discussed if the involved driver stopped or evaded after the collision
More details will be released at the investigation is ongoing.
We are deeply saddened by the news of this tragedy. We offer our prayers and most heartfelt condolences to the friends and family of the victim during such difficult time.
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