OCEANSIDE, Calif. - An 80-year-old woman was hit by a car while crossing a street in Oceanside.
The incident occurred at 6:11 p.m. on Oceanside Boulevard near Greenbrier Drive. Police say the woman was crossing Oceanside Boulevard and was not in a crosswalk when she was struck.
She was taken to Tri-City Medical Center with potentially life-threatening injuries.
The driver, who was not injured, remained on scene and was not ticketed. Police do not believe alcohol was a factor.
The westbound lanes of Oceanside Boulevard are closed while police conduct their investigation.