Taxi Strikes Person in Wheelchair

The victim has been transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Mark Sackett
    Police investigated the scene of the incident.

    A person in a wheelchair was seriously injured on Wednesday morning after being struck by a taxi cab downtown, according to authorities.

    The incident happened shortly before 9:30 a.m.  on the intersection of First Avenue and C Street.

    The patient was transported to UCSD Hospital in life-threatening condition, according to the fire department.

    Traffic was blocked off at the scene while authorities investigated the incident.
     

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