SAN DIEGO, CA – According to ABC10 News, a female pedestrian was badly injured after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in Little Italy on Thursday morning.
The crash was reported shortly after 6:00 a.m. in the 2000 block of Columbia Street. Authorities say the 32-year-old pedestrian was crossing the street in a crosswalk when she was struck by a driver in a gray Nissan Frontier. The driver fled the scene immediately after the collision.
The pedestrian sustained serious injuries in the accident and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Police say her injuries are not considered life-threatening at this time.
No other details are currently available. We will update this post as further information is released.
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