SAN DIEGO — A teenager was hurt after being hit by a car Monday as he was running across an intersection in the Otay Mesa West neighborhood, police said.
The crash occurred around 8:01 a.m. in the 800 block of Picador Boulevard, San Diego police Officer John Buttle said in a release. The 17-year-old boy was crossing west to east when he ran in front of a 2012 Hyundai Elantra traveling southbound in the first lane, according to police.
The teen’s injuries are considered non-life-threatening, suffering a fractured left femur and a 6-inch laceration to the left hip.
San Diego police were investigating the collision.
Anyone with information about the crash was asked to contact police at 619-531-2000 or submit tips anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.