SAN DIEGO, CA – A 25-year-old man went to the hospital Sunday morning after a motorcyclist struck him in Pacific Beach, reports The San Diego Union Tribune.
The incident happened just before 2 a.m. on Mission Boulevard, just south of Grand Avenue and near the Pacific Beach Marketplace.
Police say the pedestrian walked in front of a motorcyclist on Mission Boulevard. The motorcyclist struck the man, who was walking outside of a designated crosswalk.
Medics transported the pedestrian to a local hospital for treatment of serious injuries. Authorities have not yet released his name to the public.
The motorcycle operator did not sustain injuries in the collision.
Police suspect the motorcyclist may have been driving under the influence. A full investigation is underway.
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