Catalina Torres Velazquez, 64, of San Diego was stepping off a bus on Ocean View Boulevard on Wednesday night when she was struck and killed by the driver of a pickup truck, according to a report by the San Diego County Medical Examiner.
Paramedics responding to the scene of the 9:10 p.m. crash transported Velazquez to UC San Diego Hospital on Arbor Drive where she died shortly after the crash, the report said.
The pedestrian accident took place in the 4300 block of Ocean View Blvd in San Diego. The San Diego Police Department is investigating the accident to determine liability.
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