A California Highway Patrol cruiser
A California Highway Patrol cruiser. Photo by Chris Stone

The pedestrian reported killed on Saturday night in Fallbrook was a man walking a bicycle on Ammunition Road in Fallbrook, the California Highway Patrol said Monday.

The victim, 62, was walking with his bike along the right side in the 500 block of the road when he was struck by a 25-year-old man driving a Hyundai Sonata around 9 p.m. on Saturday. The victim was pronounced dead on scene.

CHP Officer Hunter Gerber said the cause of the accident is under investigation. Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be a contributing factor.

The investigation following the accident effected westbound lanes of Ammunition Road for about two hours. No other information, including the names of the driver and victim was released. The CHP was investigating the incident.

Anyone with more information can call the California Highway Patrol at 760-643-3400.

City News Service contributed to this article.

Chris Jennewein

Chris Jennewein is Editor & Publisher of Times of San Diego.