Woman, 75, hit and injured by car in Point Loma

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A 75-year-old woman was struck by a Tesla while crossing a street in the Roseville-Fleetridge neighborhood of Point Loma, police said.

The crash occurred at about 6:30 p.m. May 13 in the 1400 block of Rosecrans Street, according to San Diego Police Department Officer Robert Heims.

Heims said a 75-year-old man was driving the car and had turned left onto Rosecrans from Harbor Drive when he struck the woman. She suffered head injuries and a broken leg and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

The driver stayed at the scene and cooperated with police.

Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call the Police Department at (619) 531-2000 or (858) 484-3154 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.

The incident happened just two days after another pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle while crossing in the 1400 block of Rosecrans at about 8:45 p.m. May 11, authorities said.


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