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Update: Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit by Vehicle in Coronado Identified

Updated 12/26/2023

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File image, The Coronado Times.

UPDATE Dec. 26, 2023  The pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle on the evening of Dec. 1, 2023 has been identified by the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office as Cynthia Lorraine Guiten, 69. Guiten was attempting to cross Fifth Street when she was struck by an eastbound Chevrolet sport utility vehicle.

Traffic officers are investigating a fatal vehicle vs. pedestrian collision that occurred this evening at 6:50pm in the 1000 block of Fifth Street. A witness stated that the pedestrian walked between two parked cars into the roadway and was struck by the vehicle. The driver of the vehicle remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation. It does not appear drugs or alcohol were a factor in the collision.

Source: City of Coronado Police Department Facebook Post

No other details have been released at this time. This story will be updated when more information is available.



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