Reginald Burke Obituary, Cause Of Death – The identity of the homeless man who was struck and killed while walking in the center divider of an El Cajon freeway on Sunday has been revealed by the county Medical Examiner’s Office, which made the announcement regarding the news on Wednesday.The report that was prepared by the coroner indicates that Reginald Burke, who was 48 years old, passed away as a result of multiple injuries that were caused by blunt force.
The driver was in the process of changing lanes just prior to seeing and striking the decedent in the roadway,” the ME’s Office stated, adding that the unidentified driver then stopped after the incident and dialed 911 after the incident. “The driver was in the process of changing lanes just prior to seeing and striking the decedent in the roadway,” the ME’s Office stated. “The driver was in the process of switching lanes just prior to seeing the decedent in the roadway and striking them with their vehicle,”
The incident occurred on the eastbound lanes of Interstate 8 at West Main at approximately 8:20 o’clock on Sunday evening, as stated by the California Highway Patrol (CHP). According to the information provided by the ME’s Office, Burke was walking on Interstate 8 when he was struck and killed by a driver of a Kia sedan that was heading west on the highway. Burke was pronounced dead at the scene.