25-Year-Old Pedestrian Hospitalized after Crash on Linda Vista Road near Marian Way
MORENA, CA (November 19, 2019) – A 25-year-old man suffered injuries in a pedestrian crash on Linda Vista Road, Tuesday evening.
According to the San Diego Police Department, the incident happened at about 7:00 PM. A 2009 Smart Car was stopped at a red light on Marian Way. When the light turned green, the vehicle made a turn onto Linda Vista Road.
The crossing light also switched on and the pedestrian began walking southbound on Linda Vista Road. There, the Smart Car struck the pedestrian.
Emergency responders rushed the victim to a hospital for treatment of a fracture to the C6 vertebrae. Meanwhile, the driver remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.
San Diego police ruled out alcohol and drugs as factors in the collision. Authorities will release additional information once it becomes available.
It is important to always stay alert when behind the wheel of a car, truck, or bus. Always keep an eye out for pedestrians, cyclists, and motorcyclists. As a pedestrian, make sure each lane of traffic is clear before you cross.
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