Hit-and-Run Driver Wanted after Multi-Vehicle Accident on Fairmount Avenue in San Diego
SAN DIEGO, CA (April 9, 2021) – Eight people sustained injuries in a multi-vehicle accident caused by a hit-and-run driver on Fairmount Avenue, late Friday evening.
According to the San Diego Police Department, the incident happened at about 10:30 p.m. For reasons still under investigation, an unknown vehicle rear-ended a southbound 2002 Saturn sedan.
The impact of the collision caused the Saturn to spin and get hit by a Nissan Altima. Then, both vehicles entered the northbound lanes, where a Toyota minivan broadsided the Altima at Talmadge Canyon Row.
The 32-year-old Altima driver sustained serious back and head injuries. As per reports, his front passenger also suffered serious back injuries.
Meanwhile, six other people, including some children, also needed hospitalization for treatment of minor injuries.
San Diego police confirmed that the driver that caused the crash did not stop to render aid.
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