Police examine the Honda Civic that struck the pedestrian. Courtesy OnScene.TV

A man in his 20s pushing a shopping cart in the street was killed Saturday when a vehicle struck him in Sorrento Valley.

The crash occurred at 12:07 a.m. in the 6600 block of Mira Mesa Boulevard, according to San Diego Police Officer Tony Martinez.

A 20-year-old man driving a red Honda Civic eastbound struck the pedestrian, the officer said.

“The pedestrian sustained two broken legs, a skull fracture and internal injuries and was pronounced deceased,” Martinez said.

Traffic Division officers were handling the investigation.

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