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Hit-and-run crash leaves pedestrian with life-threatening injuries in Encanto

SAN DIEGO, CA – A hit-and-run crash left a pedestrian with life-threatening injuries yesterday evening in the San Diego neighborhood of Encanto, according to The Times of San Diego.

The pedestrian attempted to cross the street, against a red light, near 63rd Street and Imperial Avenue around 8:25 p.m. After crossing the eastbound lanes, the victim walked over the center median and onto the Number 1 westbound lane when he was hit by a vehicle.

The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital while the striking vehicle fled the scene of the crash. Identifying information about the suspect’s vehicle was not made available.

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