Pedestrian killed in Escondido after being struck by pickup truck

ESCONDIDO (KUSI) – A man was killed in Escondido after being struck by a pickup truck. According to police, them man was attempting to walk across an intersection against a red light.

A 58-year-old San Marcos man was driving a Chevy 2500 eastbound when he struck the pedestrian at Lincoln Avenue and Broadway according to Escondido police Lt. Justin Murphy.

Police said the driver entered the intersection on a green light, but did not see the man in time to stop.

The driver was not suspected of drunken driver, according to police.

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