LEMON GROVE – A 14-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle outside an elementary school in Lemon Grove tonight and died at a hospital.
Deputies responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian crash around 6:20 p.m. in front of San Miguel Elementary School, located at 7059 San Miguel Ave., and found the victim, who was taken to Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego, according to the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department.
The boy died from his injuries at the hospital.
The driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. Alcohol or drugs were not believed to be factors in the accident.
CHP officers are investigating the crash.
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