SAN DIEGO, CA – One person is injured after their parked vehicle was struck by another vehicle early Sunday morning.
According to Fox 5 San Diego, the crash occurred around 2:00am on Kurtz Street when a driver struck a parked car where someone was sleeping in the backseat. The driver fled the scene but was apprehended by police near the site of the crash. The victim was taken to a local hospital where they are being treated for injuries.
An investigation into the crash is ongoing.
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