39-Year-Old Skateboarder Suffers Fractured Skull after Crash with Car on Wightman Street in North Park
NORTH PARK, CA (July 11, 2022) – A 39-year-old man was seriously injured in a skateboard accident on Wightman Street in the North Park neighborhood on Friday evening.
The accident happened around 10:30 on July 8, according to the San Diego Police Department. The skateboarder was skating westbound in the 2500 block of Wightman Street.
After he left the sidewalk, he collided with a northbound car on Arnold Avenue.
As a result of the accident, the man sustained a fractured skull and brain bleed.
Meanwhile, the 46-year-old female driver of the car was unharmed.
Alcohol was not a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation. Police urged anyone with further information to call 858-495-7800 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.
As drivers, it is important to always pay attention to your surroundings. Obey traffic rules and road signs, and watch out for pedestrians. Practice defensive driving to prevent unexpected accidents on the road.
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