SAN DIEGO – A 75-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries after his pickup truck was involved in a three-vehicle wreck, according to the San Diego Police Department.
Sometime before 7 p.m. Thursday, a 29-year-old woman driving a 2009 Ford pickup was going westbound on 7200 Skyline Drive in the Bay Terrances neighborhood, officials said.
At the same time, a 75-year-old man driving a 2020 Toyota pickup was going southbound on 100 Sychar Road.
Police said the Ford driver then ran a red light and hit the side of the Toyota. The impact caused the Ford to enter the eastbound lanes of 7200 Skyline Drive, sideswiping a 2019 Lexus sedan.
The driver of the Lexus only suffered minor injuries.
The 75-year-old man suffered broken ribs and sternum as well as a collapsed lung. His injuries are described as life-threatening.
Police did not mention if the 29-year-old woman was injured or arrested.
If anybody has information regarding the incident, they are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.