Publish Date: 2023/07/31
SAN DIEGO, CA — A 68-year-old man was hospitalized late Friday night, July 28, after being struck by a car in San Diego’s Clairemont Mesa East area, reports ABC10 News.
The incident occurred in the 6800 block of Balboa Avenue at around 11:28 p.m.
San Diego Police said the male pedestrian had begun to cross the road and was mid-block when he was hit by a 2005 Dodge Neon.
Emergency responders transported the victim to a local hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries, including several fractures and cuts to his face.
An investigation into the cause of the crash was being conducted by the SDPD’s Traffic Division.
Anyone with relevant information is urged to contact investigators. Crime Stoppers can also be reached at 888-580-8477.
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