Man Seriously Injured While Trying to Catch Trolley - NBC 7 San Diego

Man Seriously Injured While Trying to Catch Trolley



    Man Injured While Running to Catch Trolley

    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. (Published Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014)

    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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