SAN DIEGO, CA – Police are searching for a suspect after a pedestrian was struck in a hit-and-run in the City Heights neighborhood on Tuesday.
According to a local news report, the accident happened at about 3 a.m. when a pedestrian was making his way across the roadway at the intersection of 48th Street with University Drive.
The driver left the pedestrian in the street as he fled the scene.
The victim suffered serious injuries in the accident.
Police are searching for the suspect. A description of the vehicle or the driver has not been released as of yet.
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