1 Seriously Injured in Escondido Pedestrian Accident on Midway Drive
Escondido, California (August 22, 2019) – According to a local news source, a man was hit by a vehicle on Wednesday, August 21, around 7:00 a.m. in North County.
The accident occurred on Midway Drive near Valley Parkway.
According to the police, a man in his late 40s was attempting to cross the street at the corner of an intersection when he was hit by a Nissan Titan pickup which was making a right turn.
The pickup driver, a man, told officers he was facing a green light when he made his right turn and that the walk signal was a solid red hand.
Paramedics responded to the scene and found the pedestrian unconscious. He was taken to the hospital with a serious head injury. It’s unclear if he was in a marked crosswalk.
Police said alcohol or drugs were not factors in the crash.
An investigation into the crash is underway.
We hope the injured victim recovers quickly
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