Victim Struck and Killed by Vehicle at Ninth Street and Ebony Avenue in Imperial Beach ID’d as Joe Weiss
San Diego, California (January 16, 2019) – The California Highway Patrol has released the name of the victim who was struck and killed by a vehicle in the area of Imperial Beach last week on Friday afternoon.
The pedestrian accident occurred on Ninth Street at Ebony Avenue on January 10.
The accident involved a vehicle of unspecified type and 70-year-old Joe William Weiss. At about 12:10 p.m., William Weiss was crossing a three-point intersection when a vehicle operated by an 84-year-old female driver northbound of the highway struck him.
Weiss died at UC San Diego Medical Center, where he was admitted with severe injuries after the wreck.
Officials said the female driver remained at the scene after hitting Weiss.
The CHP is investigating the cause of the accident.