(619) 505-7777

Sleeping man dies after being run over in Hillcrest parking lot

Man sleeping near parking garage killed after being run over.
Photo credit:
Google Street View

San Diego Police report that a man was killed after being run over by a car entering a Hillcrest parking garage on Friday morning. 

It happened near the Hub on the 1200 block of Cleveland Avenue at approximately 4:30 am. 

Law enforcement say a woman in a white Mercedes ran over the victim who was sleeping near the entrance causing his body to become stuck beneath her vehicle. 

ABC 10 News reports that the woman lives in the apartment complex and she says she did not see him.

Rescue crews lifted the car off the victim but were unable to revive him.

The parking lot was closed while police conducted an investigation. 

You can watch a video report of the incident HERE