SPRING VALLEY, CA – An elderly man was seriously injured by a hit-and-run driver near Mount Helix early yesterday morning, Patch reports.
The incident happened shortly before 6 a.m. Wednesday, as the 74-year-old pedestrian was walking across the Bancroft Drive on-ramp to westbound SR-94. The driver who hit the man did not stop, and no descriptions of that individual or their vehicle are available at this time.
Emergency responders rushed the victim to Sharp Memorial Hospital with major injuries. His current condition is unknown.
We will continue to follow this story and provide additional updates if possible.
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