24-year-old struck by car, badly injured in Pacific Beach
PACIFIC BEACH —
A 24-year-old man sustained life-threatening injuries when he was struck by a car on a Pacific Beach street, San Diego police said Friday.
Just before 8:45 p.m. Thursday, the man tried to run across Garnet Avenue mid-block between Fanuel and Gresham streets, Officer Robert Heims said.
As he headed from the north side of the street to the south side, he was hit by a 2008 Toyota Solara going east on Garnet, Heims said.
The man suffered severe head trauma and was taken to a hospital, the officer said. The 61-year-old driver of the Toyota was not injured.
Officers with the department’s traffic division are investigating.