Woman hit by car near USD in critical condition

Posted at 11:09 AM, May 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-01 20:20:07-04

A pedestrian was hit by a car in the Morena neighborhood and was hospitalized Sunday with life-threatening injuries.

The collision was at about 9 p.m. Saturday when a 20-year-old woman, who was crossing the street in the 5900 block of Linda Vista Road, was hit by a Ford Focus being driven by a 25-year-old woman, San Diego police Officer Robert Heims said.

The pedestrian had been crossing the street in the middle of the block, not using a crosswalk, according to Heims. The driver was not hurt.