MIRA MESA, CA – According to FOX5 News, a pedestrian was seriously injured after being struck by a driver in Mira Mesa on Wednesday morning.
The crash was reported around 7:00 a.m. at the intersection of Camino Ruiz and Westmore Road. Authorities say the pedestrian was crossing the road in a crosswalk from west to east when she was struck by a driver of a 2015 Toyota Tacoma making a left turn onto Camino Ruiz.
The pedestrian sustained serious injuries in the collision, including a traumatic brain injury, skull, rib, and a pelvic fracture. She was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment, and officials say she is not expected to survive.
No other details have been released at this time. We will update this post as further information becomes available.
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