A seven-year-old child was struck and injured by a car in Ocean Beach. According to ABC San Diego News Channel 10, the incident happened on the 4700 block of Newport Avenue at about 6:30 p.m. Very few details have been released about this incident, but initial reports indicate that the child was looking at Christmas lights with his family at the time of the collision.
The child reportedly walked into the street and got struck by the vehicle. The driver did remain on the scene to cooperate with authorities. The child was transported to a local hospital for treatment of injuries, including a broken leg. No information has been released on whether or not any citations or charges have been made.