Publish Date: 2021/12/29
SAN DIEGO, CA — Two women were hospitalized early Wednesday after being hit by a car on California Highway 52 in San Diego’s La Jolla area, reports ABC 10 News.
The collision occurred on the eastbound lanes near Interstate 5 at approximately 12:15 a.m.
California Highway Patrol said the two victims were outside a vehicle attending to a flat tire when they were struck by an eastbound driver who appeared to have lost control of their car on the wet roadway.
The women suffered serious injuries and were rushed to Scripps La Jolla Hospital. The severity of their condition remains undisclosed.
Authorities said the causing driver, who was not reported injured, stayed at the scene.
No other vehicles were involved, and no further information has been released at this time.
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