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Pedestrian suffers serious injuries after being hit by vehicle on San Diego street

Posted at 10:32 AM, Oct 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-10-18 13:32:28-04

SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A 28-year old man suffered life-threatening injuries Tuesday when he was struck by a vehicle in the Redwood Village area of San Diego.

The victim was crossing University Avenue in a marked crosswalk a little after 7 a.m. when he was struck by a white Chevrolet Silverado traveling south on 58th Street, according to the San Diego Police Department. The driver, a 31-year-old man, remained at the scene and called authorities, police said.

The victim was rushed to a hospital with a subdural brain injury, lung contusion, spleen injury and hip, pelvic and femur injuries.

The SDPD's Traffic Division is investigating the accident.