FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Officer Christensen, 760-839-4962
On 12.16.2010 at about 5:54 PM, the Escondido Police Department was notified of a serious injury collision involving a pedestrian at Ash Street south of Grand Avenue. A male juvenile pedestrian was crossing Ash Street between Grand Avenue and Palomar Terrace and was struck by a north bound vehicle. The vehicle was driven by a 54-year-old male resident of San Diego. The juvenile was transported to a local hospital. His injuries are considered serious. It does not appear that alcohol or drugs are involved. Officer S. Christensen is the lead Traffic Investigator in this case. Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to contact him at 760.839.4962.
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