Woman Struck, Injured by DUI Lyft Driver on Balboa Avenue near Ruffner Street in Kearny Mesa
San Diego, California (November 16,219) - A woman sustained serious injuries after being struck by a suspected drunk driver on Saturday morning in Kearny Mesa.
According to the San Diego Police Department, the accident occurred on Balboa Avenue near Ruffner Street at about 3 a.m.
A dark-gray Kia operated by a Lyft driver hit a woman who was crossing the intersection.
The pedestrian was taken to Sharp Memorial Hospital for treatment.
The driver stopped at the scene and was arrested on suspicion of DUI.
The crash resulted in a temporary closure of Balboa Avenue from Ruffner Street.
No further details regarding the crash were provided.
The accident is under investigation.