Publish Date: 2023/08/17
SAN DIEGO, CA — An 8-year-old boy was sent to a hospital Wednesday evening after a pedestrian crash in San Diego’s Miramar neighborhood, according to FOX 5 San Diego.
The incident took place in the 7900 block of Arjons Drive, at about 7:38 p.m.
San Diego Police Department officials said a 42-year-old woman, who was behind the wheel of a silver Honda Civic, was trying to move the vehicle when she accidentally put the car in reverse. The car then hit the young boy who was left pinned against the curb and nearby wall.
First responders transported the boy to an area hospital with injuries considered non-life-threatening, including a fractured femur and abrasions.
An investigation by the SDPD’s Traffic Division remains open and ongoing.
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