Man Seriously Injured While Trying to Catch Trolley

By Monica Garske
|  Thursday, Jan 9, 2014  |  Updated 7:55 AM PDT
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A man was seriously injured while trying to catch the trolley in the College East area. NBC 7's Nicole Gomez reports from the Live Desk.

A man was seriously injured while trying to catch the trolley in the College East area. NBC 7's Nicole Gomez reports from the Live Desk.

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A 37-year-old pedestrian was seriously injured Wednesday night while running to catch a trolley in San Diego’s College East area, officials said.

According to police, the man was running across the 6600-block of Alvarado Road just before 8 p.m. in an effort to catch a ride on the trolley. As he was running, the pedestrian slammed into the side of a trailer that was being pulled by a vehicle.

Police said the man suffered a life-threatening brain bleed and was transported to a local hospital following the incident. His current condition is unknown.
 

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