Ocean Beach Skateboarder Suffers Serious Injuries after Broadsided by Car on Guizot Street
POINT LOMA HEIGHTS, CA (July 6, 2022) – A man on a skateboard was seriously injured in a broadside accident on Guizot Street in Point Loma Heights late Monday evening.
The accident happened around 10:20 p.m. on July 4 near Orchard Avenue. According to the San Diego Police Department, the 28-year-old victim from Ocean Beach was riding the skateboard south on Guizot Street at a high rate of speed when he failed to stop at a stop sign.
A 27-year-old man driving a Toyota Prius west on Orchard Avenue broadsided the skateboarder.
As a result of the crash, the skateboarder suffered serious injuries including a broken arm. Paramedics transported him to a hospital for proper treatment.
It is unclear if the driver of the Prius stayed after the crash.
At this time, an investigation is still ongoing.
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