A person who allegedly fled after the automotive he was driving fatally struck a pedestrian on a Carlsbad freeway entrance final weekend was arrested Wednesday, authorities stated.
Andrew Bryan Dean, 50, was taken into custody shortly earlier than 12:30 a.m. and booked into county jail in Vista on suspicion of hit-and-run inflicting dying, in accordance with the California Freeway Patrol.
Dean allegedly was behind the wheel of a Toyota Prius that struck a 20- year-old Texas man on the on-ramp from Poinsettia Lane to southbound Interstate 5 at about 2:15 a.m. Saturday.
Following the deadly affect, the driving force of the automotive drove off, CHP public-affairs Officer Hunter Gerber stated.
The sufferer, whose identify has not but been made public, died on the scene.
Dean was being held on $500,000 bail pending arraignment, scheduled for Friday afternoon.
— Metropolis Information Service