Pedestrian killed by vehicle while walking along I-8 in El Cajon

 EL CAJON (KUSI) — A person walking along Interstate 8 in the Bostonia area of El Cajon was fatally struck by a vehicle, authorities said Monday.

The accident on the eastbound freeway approaching Greenfield Drive was reported shortly before midnight, according to the California Highway Patrol. Details on the circumstances of the crash were not immediately available.

The fatal crash prompted authorities to close two eastbound lanes and issue a SigAlert, but the roadway was cleared around 1 a.m., according to the CHP.

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