Woman in Rental Car Suffers Serious Injuries after Crash on Harbor Drive in San Diego
SAN DIEGO, CA (August 4, 2022) – A woman suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle accident on Harbor Drive near Liberty Station late Tuesday evening on August 2.
The accident happened just before 11:30 p.m. at Nimitz Boulevard in the Roseville and Fleetridge neighborhood. According to the San Diego Police Department, the 32-year-old woman was driving a rental car westbound on Harbor Drive at a high rate of speed. At the same time, an SUV going southbound on Nimitz Boulevard was attempting to turn left onto eastbound Harbor Drive.
One of the drivers failed to stop at the red traffic light. The woman then broadsided the SUV.
As a result of the crash, the woman, who was not wearing a seatbelt, suffered head and foot injuries.
Paramedics took the woman to UC San Diego Medical Center for treatment and an evaluation for possible DUI.
The SUV’s 32-year-old male driver did not appear to suffer any injuries and was not taken to the hospital.
Police are still investigating the accident.
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