Pedestrian Hit by Car, Seriously Injured

By Monica Garske
|  Thursday, Jan 17, 2013  |  Updated 9:32 PM PDT
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Pedestrian Hit by Car, Seriously Injured

NBC 7 San Diego

A woman walking in the Talmadge area sustained serious injuries after she was struck by a vehicle, police confirmed.

The collision happened around 6 p.m. in the 5000 block of El Cajon Boulevard.

Police say a 42-year-old woman was driving a Mercedes westbound when a female pedestrian in her 40s walked into the street and into the path of the vehicle.

The pedestrian was struck by the car and suffered serious injuries, including head wounds and a broken leg. She was transported to a local hospital. He current condition is unknown.

The driver of the car was not injured. Police say alcohol was not a factor in this accident. The investigation is ongoing.

Traffic on eastbound El Cajon Boulevard, between 50th and 51st Streets was diverted following the accident.
 

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