SAN DIEGO, CA – Two juveniles were injured Thursday morning when they were hit by a vehicle in National City.
According to a report by Fox 5, the victims were crossing East 24th Street and D Avenue at about 7:44 a.m. when they were hit by an oncoming vehicle.
The children, whose ages are unavailable at this time, sustained minor injuries in the crash. It is unclear whether they were hospitalized as a result.
The driver involved, an unidentified woman remained at the scene. Police have not said if she will face any charges at this time.
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