38-Year-Old San Diego Man Injured In Midway Car Accident By Sports Arena Boulevard near East Drive
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA (September 6, 2019) – A 38-year-old man was seriously injured in a car accident by the intersection of Sports Arena Boulevard near East Drive.
San Diego police are saying that the victim was hit by a 1998 Buick La Sabre. The victim sustained serious head injuries from the accident.
Paramedics rushed to the scene of the accident in order to help the victim. Neither drugs nor alcohol are believed to be factors in the crash.
An investigation remains ongoing at this time.
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