SAN DIEGO, CA — Property damage was reported early Monday after a custom camper van was struck by a vehicle in San Diego’s Pacific Beach neighborhood, according to ABC 10 News.
The incident took place on Felspar Street near Mission Boulevard at around 3:00 a.m.
Details remain limited, but authorities said a man was asleep near the back of the camper when another vehicle crashed into the back of the van and fled the scene.
Authorities said the camper van, which doubles as a place of residence and a shop van used to transport supplies, sustained substantial damage. While the total damage was still being assessed, minimum repairs were projected to start at $15,000.
At this time, no details on the suspect driver have been released, but black pieces of a bumper left near the site indicate the fleeing vehicle may be a Honda.
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