Hit-and-Run Driver Badly Injures Motorcyclist on Clairemont Mesa Boulevard in Kearny Mesa
KEARNY MESA, CA (January 29, 2023) – A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash on Clairemont Mesa Boulevard in Kearny Mesa late Monday evening.
The crash happened just after 11:00 p.m. on January 23, at Kearny Villa Road. According to the San Diego Police Department, the 53-year-old victim was riding his motorcycle at the intersection on a green light. At the same time, another vehicle was heading north on Kearny Villa Road.
The driver of the vehicle struck the motorcyclist and fled the scene.
First responders rushed the motorcyclist to a hospital with fractured ribs and a fractured left ankle. His injuries were believed to be non-life threatening.
It is unknown if drugs or alcohol was a factor. The SDPD’s Traffic Division is still investigating the crash.
When involved in an accident, you need to stay at the scene and immediately take safety measures. Pull over, call 911, and check on all involved if able. Render aid if someone needs emergency medical attention while waiting for law enforcement and paramedics to arrive. Also, take a minute and document the crash. Remember, no matter how severe the circumstances are, do not leave the scene of a crash.
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