SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A man was fatally struck as he attempted to cross Interstate 805 in National City Thursday morning.
It happened around 9:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes near Plaza Boulevard.
According to initial reports, the man, who was possibly homeless, was hit by a vehicle and declared dead at the scene.
The accident caused the closure of three lanes, creating a traffic backup. The lanes were reopened to traffic by early afternoon.