LA JOLLA, CA – Two women were injured early yesterday morning when they were hit by a vehicle as they changed a tire on the side of CA 52, 10 News reports.
The incident happened in the eastbound lanes of the interchange to I-5 at 12:15 a.m. The injured women were taken to Scripps La Jolla Hospital in unspecified condition.
The California Highway Patrol believes the driver of the vehicle that hit the women likely lost control due to rainy conditions. He remained at the scene and cooperated with police.
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