Pedestrian Suffers Serious Injuries after Hit by Pickup Truck on Rosecrans Street in Midway District
MIDWAY DISTRICT, CA (January 17, 2022) – A man suffered serious injuries in a pedestrian accident on Rosecrans Street in Midway District on Thursday evening.
The accident happened around 7:40 p.m. on January 13, just north of Sports Arena Boulevard. According to the San Diego Police Department, the 50-year-old man was crossing the street in an unmarked crosswalk. At the same time, a 2002 Ford F-150 was heading north on Rosecrans and had just passed through a green light at Sports Arena when it struck the victim.
The impact caused the pedestrian multiple fractures to his upper and lower body. Responding paramedics took him to a hospital for proper treatment.
Meanwhile, the driver of the pickup truck, a 45-year-old man, was unhurt.
The San Diego Police Department’s traffic division is investigating the accident. They asked anyone with further information regarding this case to call 858- 495-7800 or San Diego County Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.
Avoid pedestrian accidents by keeping your eyes on the road and managing your speed. Always pay attention to pedestrians crossing and walking on the roadway. In addition, prepare yourself to yield. Follow traffic rules at all times, and do not drive while intoxicated.
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