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Pedestrian Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries in Carlsbad Crash

A woman suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a car in Carlsbad Tuesday morning.

According to the Carlsbad Police Department, the crash occurred at 10:26 a.m. in the 6500 block of southbound Carlsbad Boulevard, south of Solamar Drive.

The driver of the vehicle is a 24-year old man from Carlsbad, police said. 

At this time, it is unknown where the victim was walking when the crash happened.

The 51-year old victim was transported to Scripps Medical Center in La Jolla. Her injuries are considered to be life-threatening.

Police said she was from New York.

During the investigation, Carlsbad Boulevard at Palomar Airport Road was closed for more than two hours.

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