A California Highway Patrol cruiser. Photo by Chris Stone

A man was killed Friday when he was struck by a vehicle on Interstate 805 in the Sorrento Valley area.

It happened shortly before 3:40 a.m. on northbound Interstate 805 near Sorrento Valley Road, California Highway Patrol Officer Tommy Doerr said.

The man, who was not immediately identified, died at the scene, Doerr said.

The circumstances of the collision were under investigation.

A vehicle description was not immediately available.

Officers shut down the right lane of northbound I-805 following the collision, Doerr said. The lane was reopened around 5:15 a.m.

The driver of the vehicle that struck the man remained at the scene and was cooperating with officers, Doerr said.

No details about the driver were immediately available.

CHP officers were investigating the collision.

— City News Service

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