San Diego Police Department

Woman Arrested After Hit-and-Run Injures Man: SDPD

San Diego Police Department has arrested a suspected drunk driver after she commited a hit-and-run in Clairemont, Saturday morning.

The 39-year-old woman was traveling northbound at about 9 a.m. on the 7400 block of Blix Street when she struck a parked vehicle ultimately hitting a 61-year-old man who was standing on the other side, SDPD confirmed.

The woman later drove to her residence, eight houses away, and went inside. She was later taken into custody, SDPD Officer Foster confirmed.

The man was pushed sideways during the collision and was knocked to the ground. He sustained serious injuries including paralysis and an abrasion to his forehead, he was transferred to a local hospital, said Foster.

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