Oceanside Police Cruiser. Photo by Chris Stone
Oceanside Police Cruiser. Photo by Chris Stone

A 56-year-old woman was struck and killed by a motor home Saturday while crossing the San Luis Rey Mission Expressway, police said.

The collision happened at 4:31 a.m. at the intersection of State Route 76 and Benet Road, said Sgt. Richard Schickel of the Oceanside Police Department. The pedestrian died at the scene.

Police said the woman was violating the right of way of the motor home, which contained a husband and wife who were driving to camp at a beach.

Traffic through the intersection resumed at 8:45 a.m.

–City News Service