Skateboarder Struck, Injured by Vehicle on Hotel Circle
SAN DIEGO, CA (May 12, 2021) — A skateboarder was hit and injured by a car on Hotel Circle near the 5 Freeway Sunday night.
According to the San Diego Police, the crash happened around 8:15 p.m. Under unclear circumstances, a 19-year-old driver heading westbound in a 2015 Dodge Dart struck the 33-year-old skateboarder.
Per reports, the driver did not see the skateboarder prior to the impact.
As a result, the skater suffered a major open fracture to his right leg and other life-threatening injuries. At this time, officers have not confirmed if the driver will face any charges. However, if anyone has more information on this crash, please contact the San Diego Police Department’s Western Division at (619) 692-4800.
Protect yourself at all times when you’re on the road. When driving, look out for pedestrians, cyclists and skateboarders. By driving at a safe speed and keeping your eyes on the road, you are doing your part in road safety.
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