February 22, 2024
A California Freeway Patrol cruiser. Picture by Chris Stone

A tow truck driver was killed Sunday night after being hit by a car in Spring Valley, the California Freeway Patrol reported.

The CHP responded to a crash between a car and a pedestrian round 8 p.m. Sunday on southbound State Route 125 simply north of Jamacha Street, NBC7 reported.

The driving force, who was outdoors his tow truck on the time, reportedly died on the scene. His identify was withheld pending notification of subsequent of kin.

The southbound lanes have been closed for the investigation, the station reported.