Student hit by vehicle near Serra High School

Posted at 8:11 AM, Jan 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-11 11:39:20-05

SAN DIEGO - A student was hospitalized after being struck by a car near Junipero Serra High School Wednesday morning.

The incident happened at the campus on 5156 Santo Rd. in the Tierrasanta area shortly before 7:30 a.m., according to San Diego police.

Police confirmed the 16-year-old boy was crossing the street illegally when he was struck. The boy appeared to suffer minor injuries but was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

The car involved in the incident remained at the scene.

No other injuries were reported.