Car Hits Pedstrian on North Park Way in San Diego, Major Injuries Sustained
SAN DIEGO, CA (December 17, 2019) – A 47-year-old woman was seriously injured in a pedestrian crash Tuesday afternoon in San Diego, police said.
The incident happened around 2:50 p.m. at the intersection of North Park Way and 31st Street.
According to San Diego police, the woman attempted to cross 31st Street on the south side of North Park Way. A 2014 Toyota Corolla made a left turn from westbound North Park Way onto 31st Street and struck her.
As a result, the victim sustained a skull fracture, facial injuries and a brain bleed that required surgery. Paramedics rushed her to a local hospital in an unknown condition.
The driver, a 47-year-old man, remained at the scene and intoxication was not believed to have been a factor in the crash. Further investigation is underway.
As drivers, maintain a safe speed when driving in an area populated by pedestrians. Keep your eyes on the road and be prepared to brake. A best practice is to assume that the pedestrian does not see you. This will put you on guard and keep your focus sharp.
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