San Diego- Female Pedestrian Injured After She Was Hit By A Driver Suspected Of DUI; Passenger Also Injured
A female pedestrian was injured after she was hit by a pole in San Diego. The driver suspected of DUI who caused the accident to happen was arrested on Thursday, April 2, 2020. The said driver was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado northbound on the 4800 block of Genesee Avenue, south of Clairemont Mesa Boulevard, when the driver hit a raised center median. The driver over corrected the vehicle, causing it to roll, and hit a light pole. The pole broke at the base. The pole, then, hit a female pedestrian on the sidewalk. The involved driver and his passenger fled the scene after the accident happened. However, authorities were able to locate the driver at a later time, and arrested him for suspected DUI. The passenger of the driver involved in the accident was also injured.
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