A 70-year-old man died Friday after being hit by a truck and getting pinned underneath the vehicle in Mira Mesa, authorities said. Photo via OnScene.TV.

A vehicle struck and killed a 74-year-old pedestrian at a Mira Mesa intersection Friday, authorities reported.

The eastbound Toyota Tacoma hit the man at Polaris Drive and Capricorn Way shortly before 7:30 a.m. Friday, according to the San Diego Police Department.

The victim, whose name was withheld pending family notification, wound up pinned underneath the pickup truck and died at the scene of the accident.

“It was determined alcohol was not a factor in the collision,” SDPD Officer David O’Brien said.

Updated at 3:46 p.m. November 11, 2022

–City News Service