Victims Struck While in Crosswalk
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA (December 19, 2016) – Two men were walking in a crosswalk at Sports Arena Boulevard and Camino Del Rio West when they were hit by a vehicle on Monday evening, reported NBC San Diego. (map)
The collision occurred at about 10:20 p.m. at the intersection of Sports Arena Boulevard, Camino Del Rio West, and Rosecrans Street.
One of the pedestrians, a 25-year-old man, suffered a broken leg. The second victim, a 24-year-old man, was dragged 800 feet to Rosecrans Street, and suffered major injuries to his face, arms, and pelvis. Both men are expected to survive.
The driver, identified as Yosvaldo Steven Sixco, fled the scene of the crash and was arrested shortly after.
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