Car Strikes, Seriously Injures Child Pedestrian

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    An 11-year-old pedestrian was struck and seriously injured by a car in Chollas View Wednesday morning, police confirmed.

    Officials said a 1995 Nissan was traveling westbound in the 4600 block of Market Street when a child stepped off the curb line and tried to cross the street in front of the vehicle.

    The child was hit by the car and sustained abrasions and a serious head injury, police said.

    The child, whose name was not released by authorities, was transported to a local trauma hospital for serious but non-life threatening wounds. His current condition is unknown.

    The collision is under investigation. The driver’s name was not released.
     

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