Motorcyclist Dragged in Santo Road Crash

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    A motorcyclist screamed for help from passersby when he became trapped under an SUV and was dragged several feet Sunday.

    A man riding his motorcycle north on Santo Road was hit broadside by an SUV around 8 p.m. San Diego police said.

    Motorcylist Dragged in Santo Road Crash

    [DGO] Motorcylist Dragged in Santo Road Crash
    A motorcyclist screamed for help from passersby when he became trapped under an SUV. NBC 7's Danya Bacchus reports.

    The man was trapped under the car and dragged for a considerable amount of time and distance by the SUV before the driver stopped officials said.

    Witnesses told police the driver of the SUV tried to run from the scene.

    Officers said the motorcyclist broke his leg.

    “They are non-life threatening injuries,” said Sgt. Art Doherty with San Diego police. “Never the less, because of the severity of the injuries, we are charging the driver of the SUV with felony DUI.”