SAN DIEGO, CA — A man in his 50s was hospitalized early Friday after being struck by an SUV in San Diego’s Grant Hill neighborhood, according to FOX 5 San Diego.
San Diego police say the crash happened on Market Street near the 29th Street intersection.
The man was crossing the street at the intersection when he was hit by a black Chevy Equinox driven by a 39-year-old woman.
Both of the man’s legs were broken in the collision. Medics transported the victim to a nearby hospital in life-threatening condition, according to authorities.
No further details have been released, but an investigation remains underway by SDPD’s Traffic Division.
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