SAN DIEGO, CA – According to FOX 5 News, a female pedestrian was struck and seriously injured by a hit-and-run driver in the Mountain View neighborhood on Monday.
Authorities say the accident took place shortly after 9:00 a.m. near the intersection of South 45th Street and Logan Avenue. A 73-year-old woman was crossing the road from south to north when a driver attempting to make a left turn onto eastbound Logan Avenue struck her at the crosswalk. The driver fled the scene immediately following the accident.
The pedestrian sustained serious injuries in the collision and was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.
No other details have been released at this time. An investigation is currently underway.
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