Publish Date: 2022/02/05
SAN DIEGO, CA – A motorcyclist was severely injured following a collision with a driver performing a U-turn in Mission Valley on Friday afternoon, according to the Times of San Diego.
The crash happened in the 6200 block of Friars Road westbound near Via Las Cumbres and west of State Route 163 at 1:25 p.m., when the 27-year-old driver of a 2004 Honda Element pulled out of a parking spot.
He then began to make a U-turn onto eastbound Friars Rd, pulling into the pathway of a 70-year-old motorcyclist headed westbound, and the two vehicles collided.
The motorcyclist sustained multiple severe leg fractures as a result of the crash, which remains under investigation at this time.
The other driver was not immediately reported as injured.
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