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SAN DIEGO: Alex Funk Killed in Hit-and-Run on Santo Road in Tierrasanta

San Diego hit and run Santo RoadSAN DIEGO (March 10, 2017)- According to CBS 8 San Diego, a deadly hit-and-run took place Thursday evening at the 5700 block of Santo Road in the Tierrasanta community.

Per CBS 8 News, the driver of a black four-door vehicle had been traveling at high speeds before hitting a teen standing next to the median at roughly 11:53 p.m.

The unidentified 16-year-old boy sadly died of his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. He was identified as Alex Funk.

Meanwhile, a friend who had been walking with the victim was uninjured after being able to evade the vehicle.

Authorities were able to confirm that the driver of the vehicle fled the scene failing to help the victim.


Johnson Attorneys Group’s condolences remain with the family members and all friends of Alex Funk in this sudden tragedy. We hope they are brought peace and comfort at this time.


If your loved one has been the victim of a hit-and-run, we encourage you to speak with us today. At Johnson Attorneys Group, we understand the impact these incidents have on a surviving and realize the financial and emotional difficulties they have to go through following the incident. Our staff will provide the best legal assistance and representation and guide you every step of the way until we win your case. With office locations in San Diego and all over Southern California, call us at 800-235-6801 and let us help you.

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