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Fatal Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Collision

At 5:37 am on September 9, 2022, the Oceanside Police Department responded to the call of a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic collision. Officers arrived on the scene and located a pedestrian who had been struck and killed by a vehicle while attempting to cross Mission Avenue between the intersections of Roymar Road and Foussat Road. The pedestrian suffered major head trauma and other significant injuries. Despite life-saving measures attempted by an off-duty Camp Pendleton EMT, the pedestrian was pronounced deceased at the scene.

 

Oceanside Police Department Major Accident Investigation Team (MAIT) investigators responded to lead an investigation. Eastbound traffic on Mission Avenue was diverted at Roymar Road for several hours to allow for the investigation to be completed. The driver of the vehicle remained on the scene and was fully cooperative. Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be a factor in the collision.

 

The name of the deceased is unknown at this time.

 

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact Investigator Kevin Lissner at (760) 435-4431 or email KLissner@oceansideca.org.

 

For media inquiries, please contact Public Information Officer Jennifer Atenza at (760) 277-5237 or JAtenza@oceansideca.org.