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Pedestrian suffers head wounds after being struck by vehicle in City Heights

SAN DIEGO, CA – A pedestrian was injured when he was struck by a vehicle while he was walking across the street in the City Heights area yesterday, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.

The collision occurred near the intersection of Marlborough Avenue and University Avenue at 5:10 a.m., when the 54-year-old victim walked across the street.

He was then struck by the 65-year-old driver of a Hyundai vehicle, and sustained multiple head wounds. He is expected to survive.

The pedestrian may have been intoxicated at the time of the accident, though conclusive evidence about the man’s state of health was not immediately available.

The driver was not reported as injured.

No further information is available at this time.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

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