SAN DIEGO, CA — A 24-year-old man was hospitalized Wednesday evening after his motorcycle was hit by another vehicle in San Diego’s Barrio Logan neighborhood, reports ABC 10 News.
San Diego Police Department said the incident occurred in the 2400 block of Harbor Drive at around 5:00 p.m.
The victim was riding a 2014 Aprila RSV4 motorcycle when a Nissan Versa that had been parked along a curb backed into him as it turned left from the curb. The motorcyclist broadsided the Nissan and was ejected from the bike.
Authorities said the rider suffered a broken leg and was transported to a local hospital.
Responding officers arrested the driver of the Nissan for suspected DUI.
No further information has been released.
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